Former chief of Refugee Department is sentenced to 5 years of imprisonment


Uzhgorod Municipal Regional Court announced a sentence as to Refugee Department of Head Department of State Migration Service in Transcarpathian oblast.

The official demanded and received a bribe in the sum of 16000 from the citizen A. in August 2012. He is sentenced according to Part 3 Article 368 of Crime Code (bribe receiving) of Ukraine with restraint, forfeit of the right to occupy posts connected with implementation of organizational-regulatory or administrative functions for three years, with probation period for 1 year.

Press service of Public Prosecutors’ Office in Transcarpathian oblast.