An armed group of individuals detained in Kyiv region on Monday, April 15, plotted to kill a well-known crime lord, rather than Ukrainian presidential candidate Volodymyr Zelensky, according to Larysa Sarhan, spokesperson for the chief of Ukraine's Prosecutor General's Office (PGO).
Ukraine's SBU Security Service has exposed a group of hackers who were preparing for cyberattacks on the computer systems of Ukrainian government agencies during the March 31 presidential election, the SBU's press center has reported.
Police have detained a 25-year-old rebel militant at a checkpoint in Luhansk region, spokesperson for the Luhansk regional police Tetiana Pohukai has reported on Facebook.
Director of state-run enterprise “SpetsTechnoExport”, which is part of the State Concern “Ukroboronprom”, Vladyslav Belbas has been arrested with an alternative of bail set at UAH 7 million (about $260,000).
Netishyn City Court has passed the first ruling in Khmelnytsky region to bring a person to administrative liability for committing an act of bullying, the main directorate of the National Police in Khmelnytsky region has reported.
Employees of the Donetsk-Luhansk regional directorate of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine have detained a militant who had previously guarded the wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was shot down in Donbas in July 2014, the State Border Guard Service has reported.
Ukraine's SBU Security Service has detained in Donetsk region a woman who organized fake "election" of the "head of the DPR" and "deputies of the people's council" last year, according to a statement posted on the website of the Donetsk regional civil and military administration.
Three people were detained in the Dniprovsky district of Zaporizhia on February 16 during an attempt to set fire to a church of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate.
The crime rate in Ukraine declines. Last year, the number of serious and most serious crimes decreased by 13 percent compared with 2017.
Head of Kherson Regional Council Vladyslav Manher has agreed on the amount of $5,600 with intermediaries Oleksiy Levin and Ihor Pavlovsky for organizing and committing an acid attack on activist Kateryna Handziuk, investigators say.
Over the past two years, the law enforcement officers arrested 5,471 persons for corruption.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), as part of combating illicit arms trafficking, has blocked the sale of military means of destruction on Ukrainian territory, according to a statement posted on the SBU website.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) stated that last year it uncovered 29 foreign citizens suspected of spying against Ukraine, the SBU press service reports.
State economic losses amounting to UAH 16 billion were prevented by the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in 2018, the SBU press center reports.