The Security Service of Ukraine denounced the illegal activities of a group of people involved in organizing the provision of food and other goods for the needs of penal establishments.
It is reported by the SBU.
“The Main Investigation Department of the Security Service of Ukraine, with operational support from the Main Directorate of Internal Security of the Security Service of Ukraine under the procedural direction of the Prosecutor General’s Office, documents the illegal activities of a group of people when organizing the provision of food and other items for the needs of penal institutions, “the statement said.
SBU revealed billions of abuses in purchases / Photo: ssu.gov.ua
It should be noted that, during the investigation of the criminal procedure, law enforcement officials denounced the illegal competition regime with the State institution “Directorate General of the Criminal Executive Service of the ‘Ukraine’ in 2017-2019. During the auction, officials at inflated prices bought food and other items from commercial establishments for the needs of penal establishments for a total of more than 5 billion hryvnia.
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During the investigations (search), the agents of the special services established that the winners of the invitations to tender delivered to the penitentiary establishments food products debited from the state reserve. They do not meet government requirements and are dangerous to use.
“When preparing the sale, the products are treated with chemicals to give them a presentation and increase the actual weight. For this reason, the products do not meet the requirements defined in the tender dossier, ”noted the SBU.
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According to preliminary data, the amount of the overestimation of the cost of goods and other items in these purchases is almost 1.4 billion hryvnia.
A preliminary investigation is under way. The likely participation of law enforcement officials in the illegal regime is established.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru