34 million of losses: the SBI reported suspicion to ex-head of colony in Dnipropetrovs'k region, who allowed significant damage to the environment (VIDEO)


The SBI employees reported suspicion to the former head of Ihren correctional center in Dnipropetrovsk region, who allowed large-scale pollution of the environment with industrial waste.

The enterprise that produced household chemicals, solid fuel briquettes, wires and other products operated at the correctional center. The company dumped production waste into an illegally dug pit, which was not adapted for proper waste storage.

The head of the correctional center did not react to the situation and allowed such large-scale environmental pollution. The amount of damage caused to the environment is estimated at more than 34 million hryvnias.

Thus, the former official is suspected of negligence that caused grave consequences (Part 2 of Art. 367 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).

The sanction of the article provides punishment in the form of imprisonment for up to 5 years.

Procedural guidance is provided by the Dnipropetrovsk Region Prosecutor's Office.