In Transcarpathia, the Security Service of Ukraine exposed the scheme using which an official "legalized" illegal timber

Press Center of the Security Service of Ukraine  9 September 2016 12:40  57133390 0134710
In Transcarpathia, the Security Service of Ukraine exposed the scheme using which an official "legalized" illegal timber

The Security Service of Ukraine, jointly with the prosecutor's office, disclosed the scheme using which an official of one of the units of the regional State Forestry regularly issued fake documents on the purchase of illegally harvested timber.

The transfer of "legal" documents from the official to intermediaries was documented by the law enforcement.

The criminal proceeding under Part 2 of Art. 364 (abuse of power or position) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine has been opened.

Tags: Transcarpathia, timber, forest, deforestation

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