The press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office reported that an indictment had been sent to the court against five officials of the “Kyivmisksvitlo” Municipal Lighting Utility Company in Kyiv for abuse of office (Part 2 of Article 364 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).
The pre-trial investigation established that the officials of “Kyivmisksvitlo”, with the assistance of the director of one LLC, in 2018, by prior agreement, purchased electric lamps for street lighting at inflated prices. As a result of these actions, the territorial community of the city of Kyiv suffered material damage in the amount of over UAH 873,000.
The director of the LLC will also appear in court for aiding officials in abusing their official position and misappropriating someone else’s property by abusing their official position (Part 5, Article 27, Part 2, Article 364, Part 5, Article 191 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).
The prosecutor filed a civil lawsuit in the interests of the state represented by the territorial community of the city of Kyiv, which exercises its powers represented by the Kyiv City Council for compensation for damage caused by criminal offenses in the amount of UAH 873,000 (32100$).
The pre-trial investigation in the specified criminal proceedings was carried out by investigators of the Investigative Department of the Main Directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine in Kyiv and Kyiv Region. The pre-trial investigation in other criminal proceedings is ongoing.
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