No one will say “FAS” and “stop”: Lutsenko addressed the future prosecutors

No one will say “FAS” and “stop”: Lutsenko addressed the future prosecutors


The head of the GPU called on candidates for the Prosecutor to leave in the past “punitive approaches”.

The public Prosecutor of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko told what the requirements put before the candidates to fill more than 600 positions in local prosecutors ‘ offices.

He said this during a speech at the National Academy of Prosecutor’s office before candidates for positions in the local Prosecutor’s office.

“I would like you to become carriers of the new system… I delegate to you all the rights provided by the law… no One will say “FAS” and not say “stop”. I hope that you will work without calls… Will be guided by the law and national interests,” he said.

Lutsenko also said that normally refers to the honest and decent prosecutors.

“However, insist on primary positions people came not from the Prosecutor’s office”, – said the Prosecutor General, urging to leave in the past “punitive approaches”.

The head of the GPU also said that partisanship should not play any difference, and be guided in the investigation of criminal proceedings should only be by law.

“It is possible and necessary to close the case, if there is no crime. We hope that you will show high professional knowledge “, – Lutsenko told, having assured that “close the back to everyone who operates under the law”.

Separately, he also noted that equally important is the desire to change the system.

“This year the procuratorial organs prosecuted for corruption more than 600 people. Society does not feel this is a weak scale,” – said the head of the GPU, saying that a competition for positions in local prosecutors ‘ offices more than 70% of candidates – not from the public Prosecutor’s system.

We will remind, earlier the Prosecutor General’s office of Ukraine started criminal proceedings against 413 former employees of the Prosecutor’s office of the Crimea for treason. The GPU found that these representatives of the Prosecutor’s office of ARC moved on to work illegally, “the Prosecutor’s office of the Republic of Crimea” and contributed to the representatives of the Russian Federation in carrying out subversive activities against Ukraine.