Law enforcement agencies in 2010 revealed more than 2,7 thousand the crimes connected with illegal operations with land, said Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Sergey Chernykh.
"Of the 1.6 thousand solved crimes committed in the area of performance, including 259 found evidence of bribery. In the ranking of hundreds of the biggest bribes half documented in the sphere of land relations, "- he said at a briefing in Kiev on Thursday.
Criminally responsible for crimes in the sphere of land relations, according to S. Black, involved in 1,4 thousand officers, including 253 government officials, 242 - local government, 99 - State Committee.
"The amount of damages in the criminal cases is 675 million UAH", - said Mr. Black.
As noted by the Deputy Minister of completed criminal cases recovered more than 127 million USD, the court has directed 1,3 thousand criminal cases of illegal land transactions.
The most typical schemes of committing crimes in the sphere of land relations are the officials of abuse in the allocation of land to provide sites for legal entities to include in the list of nominees, translated into agricultural land values in the other categories, giving them to private ownership without the accounting and payment of sums of costs of agricultural production, unauthorized seizure of land.