The Prosecutor’s Office of BiH would hereby like to inform the citizens and the public that the allegations of Judge Branko Perić, presented in his column, are absolutely unfounded.
A Prosecutor of the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH has put forward a Motion for Custody with the Court of BiH against three persons suspected of the criminal offenses of Organized Crime, as referred to in Article 250 of the Criminal Code of BiH, in conjunction with the criminal offense of Aggravated Robbery, as referred to in Article 289, Paragraph 3 of the Criminal Code of FBiH, as read with Article 28 of the Criminal Code of FBiH.
The accused Novo Đukić, born on 13 August 1972 in Kotor Varoš, where he also resides, citizen of BiH, accused of the criminal offense of Tax Evasion or Fraud, as referred to in Article 210, paragraph 1 of the Criminal Code of BiH, has entered into a Plea Agreement with a Prosecutor of the Department III of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH.
A Prosecutor of the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption of the Prosecutor's Office of BiH is involved in the activities that are being conducted as part of the action with the code name of ‘Security’, since it is expected that the three persons suspected of organized crime will be deprived of liberty and handed over to the Prosecutor in charge of the case.
Prosecutor of Department III within the Prosecutor's Office of BiH filed a motion to the Court of BiH for remand in custody of four persons suspected of the criminal offense of Organized Crime under Article 250 of the CC BiH; the criminal offense of Abuse of Office or Authority under Article 220 of the CC BiH and the criminal offense of Extortion under Article 295 of the CC FBiH.
Officials of the Special Department for War Crimes within the Prosecutor's Office of BiH met with representatives of the associations of war crimes victims from the Prijedor area.
By order of the Prosecutor of the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption within the Prosecutor's Office of BiH, police officers of SIPA are carrying out an operation codenamed "Road" in Tuzla Canton. The operation is focused on detection and prosecution of members of an organized international criminal group dealing with smuggling of foreign nationals, mainly Turkish nationals, through the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina towards the Federal Republic of Germany and other EU countries.
The Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH - Goran Salihović visited Široki Brijeg and met with the Chief Prosecutor of West Herzegovina Canton - Vesna Ćavar and the President of the Municipal Court in Široki Brijeg - Franjo Ravlija.
Several persons deprived of liberty including two authorized official persons.
Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH Goran Salihović and his team visited the Prosecutor’s Office in Mostar and discussed with Nijaz Mehmedbašić - the Chief Prosecutor of the HNC.