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Abbreviation  HUBOZ
Headquarters  Kiev
Legal personality  Governmental: Government agency
Governing body  Ministry of Internal Affairs (Ukraine)
General nature  Law enforcement Civilian agency
Agency executive  Lieutenant General Valeriy Koryak, Director

HUBOZ (Ukrainian: ГУБОЗ, Russian: ГУБОП) is an abbreviation for the Chief Administration in Fight with the Organized Crime (Ukrainian: Головне управління по боротьбі з організованою злочинністю) of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine is a specialized law enforcement agency. The agency director is the first deputy of the minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and acts as a minister in his or her absence.


HUBOZ director also governs the Department of Internal Security of HUBOZ.

Scope and purpose

  • discovering and ceasing activities of the stable socially dangerous organized groups and crime organizations that influence the social-economical and crime generating situation in regions and country
  • fight with corruption and bribery in the spheres that have a strategic meaning for the state economy among senior government officials, officials of judicial, law enforcement and regulatory authorities
  • discovering and liquidation of crime schemes directed on legalization of income that were received as result of crime activities of organized groups and crime organizations
  • providing reimbursement of losses to the state as well as individuals and legal entities caused by the activities of organized groups and crime organizations or corrupt acts
  • Commander

  • Lieutenant General Valeriy Koryak 2010 - present
  • Volodymyr Bedrykivsky 2008 - 2010
  • Ihor Bilozub 2006 - 2008
  • Serhiy Kornich 2005 - 2006
  • Гелетей Валерій 02-03/2005
  • Mykhailo Manin 2003 - 2005
  • Yuriy Cherkasov 11/2002 - 2003
  • Mykola Dzhyha 08/2002 - 11/2002
  • Mykhailo Korniyenko 10/2000 - 08/2002
  • Mykola Dzhyha 04/1998 - 10/2000
  • Yuriy Vandin 07/1995 - 04/1998
  • Oleksandr Ishchenko 12/1992 - 07/1995
  • Hryhoriy Sheludko 05/1992 - 12/1992
  • References

    HUBOZ Wikipedia

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