Given that during Easter will increase the number of Moldovan citizens and foreigners who will transit crossing the state BCPs, the Border Police jointly with the Customs Service ordered a series of work additional actions designed to streamline the traffic, to reduce the waiting time at border control and to avoid forming the queues at border crossing points.
The criminal investigation officers from the Western Regional Directorate of the Border Police Department in cooperation with officers of Service of internal protection and anti-corruption (SPIA) MIA and Prosecutor's Office of Ungheni district acted in the area of responsibility of Border Police Sector Ungheni to retain a Moldovan who tried to bribe a border police officer for enabling to cross the consignment of contraband cigarettes.
Today, March 30, at around 15.30, the officers of Personnel Inspection Directorate within the Border Police Department jointly with representatives of the National Anti-Corruption Centre and Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office arrested in flagrante delicto, an employee of the Regional Directorate West at the moment of extortion of the amount of 600 euro.
Border police officers detained two Moldovan citizens who intended to go illegally from the Republic of Moldova, on the "green" sector of the Moldovan-Romanian border. Those two persons were seen withthe help of night surveillance system when traveling on foot from the locality Viişoara to the border line.