29 July 2021,   16:30
State Security Service od Georgia detained 1 person for taking a bribe

The State Security Service of Georgia detained 1 person for taking a bribe.

According to the investigation, the Head of the Patrol and Rapid Response Division of the Western Regional Division of the Environmental Supervision Department systematically provided protection to those involved in illegal logging using his official position. He ensured the movement of undocumented timber and in return received GEL 300 as a bribe for each transportation.

The investigation is underway under the first part of Article 338 of the Criminal Code of Georgia.