Prosecutors are investigating the fact of misappropriation of public funds by servicemen
Prosecutors of Western Ukraine are conducting pre-trial investigation into the appropriation of public funds in the amount of 340,000 UAH in 2010
Lviv prosecution office for supervision over the observance of laws in the defense sector in Western Ukraine have conducted the check of compliance of the budget legislation by officers of one of the military units.Following the check, the criminal proceeding on the grounds of a criminal offense under Part 1, Art. 410 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (fraudulent appropration of military property by a serviceman) was registered in the Unified register of pre-trial investigations.
The prosecutors found out that in June 2010, in violation of the rules of jurisdiction, a claim for reimbursement of monetary compensation for housing rent and food supply for a total of 341,100 UAH was filed with Mukachevo city and district court of Transcarpathian region.
In July 14, 2010, by the decision of Mukachevo city and district court of Transcarpathian region, the claim was upheld, and a writ of execution was issued, under which one of the soldiers of the military unit fraudulently received budget funds in amount of 341,100 UAH.
The pre-trial investigation into the matter continues.
Source - Press service of the Prosecutor's Office of Western Ukraine
for supervision over the observance of laws in the defense sector