The security service of Ukraine in cooperation with the internal audit of the national guard of Ukraine has revealed the embezzlement of large amounts of government money aimed at strengthening defense capability of the parts and offices of the national guard in the Dnipropetrovsk region, said the press center of the SBU.
"over the 2013-2015 officers of one of the separate brigades of protection of a public order of national guard purchased fuelwood for the state money from the business owner. For as if the supply of 900 cubic meters of timber he has received more than 450 thousand Hryvnia. But the Wood part of the military has not received ", - reported in the report of the SBU, reports Korrespondent. Net.
in addition, the SBU reports that in November 2014 on the initiative of the Deputy commander of the separate brigade of protection of the entrepreneur was contracted to conduct the recovery of the armoured personnel carrier. According to the certificate of completion to the listed merchant was 22 thousand USD. However, the repair technique was carried out by volunteers on a Pro Bono basis. In may and August 2015 at the direction of officials of one of the Central operational-territorial associations of national guard near military units was purchased the timber of almost 600 thousand UAH at the commercial firm from Dnepropetrovsk. The wood parts of the national guard is also not delivered. In fact between military personnel and businessmen were carried out fraud operations, upon which the wood parts are not received, but the departments fuel was carried out freely by the volunteers and staff who on their own to provide themselves with firewood. Funds for fictitious supply of firewood was converted into cash and distributed among the officers of the national guard and merchants. According to the materials of the military counterintelligence security service of Ukraine military Prosecutor's office excited criminal proceedings. National guard officials and businessmen announced on suspicion of committing iniquity "office forgery" and "theft, misappropriation of military property, and the possession of them by fraud or abuse of official position" the Criminal code of Ukraine. Prior to that, chief Prosecutor's office detained for bribery the head of Department of logistics of the national guard of Ukraine. On 23 September the security service of Ukraine suspected commanders of the national guard in the machinations of "written-off" technique.