The former director of the Albanian post office in Korça, Valter Gora, 41, and AB, 34, residing in Korça (former security specialist in this institution) were arrested on charges of forgery of documents. Also, another employee of the Post Office was declared wanted, while 7 others were sanctioned with restrictive measures “Ban on travel abroad”.
These people are accused of having abused their duty, by falsifying contracts for the rental of premises which would be used by the Albanian Post in the branches of Korça, Maliq, Pogradec.
“The police operation ‘Contract’ is finalized. The operation was carried out after several months of investigation, by specialists in the investigation of economic and financial crime in Korça, under the direction of the Prosecutor’s Office of the judicial district of Korça and in cooperation with the police stations of Korça and Pogradec.
The former director and the former security specialist of the Korça post office were handcuffed for having abused their duty, forged contracts for the rental of premises which would be used by the Albanian Post in the branches of Korça, Maliq, Pogradec ,
The coercive measure “Ban on travel abroad” is executed, fixed by the judicial district court of Korça for 7 other employees of the Post Office and another citizen is declared wanted.
Specialists in the investigation of economic and financial crime within the local police department of Korça, under the direction of the district prosecutor’s office and in cooperation with the police stations of Korça and Pogradec following the work to suppress the criminal activities in the field of documents and criminal offenses committed against the activity of the State, by persons exercising public functions, after several months of investigation, finalized the operation code name “Contract” as a result of which the arrest of citizens took place:
VG, 41 years old, residing in the village of Buçimas, Pogradec (former acting director of the Albanian branch of Korça),
AB, 34 years old, residing in Korça (former security specialist in this establishment) for whom the Court of the judicial district of Korça, by decision of 06.07.2021, had imposed the security measure “Arrest in prison”, for the criminal offenses “Abuse of duty” and “Forgery of documents”, committed in collaboration.
The citizen SM, 39 years old, residing in the village of Vërdovë, Pogradec, was also declared wanted and the restrictive measure “Ban on foreign travel” was executed, imposed by the judicial district court of Korça for citizens following:
AK, 59 years old, residing in Korça (responsible for Albanian postal services, Korça branch),
KM, 28 years old, residing in Korça (first accountant),
AK, 53, residing in Korça (interim service specialist),
BP, 66 years old, residing in Korça (acting control officer),
EG, 34, residing in Pogradec (responsible for the Albanian branch of Post Pogradec),
B. Ç., 45 years old, residing in the village of Podgorie, Maliq (on duty at the Albanian Post Office, Maliq branch),
EM, 32 years old, residing in Korça, (interim head of finance at the Albanian Post, Korça branch).
Investigations show that the above nine citizens, carrying out their respective functions at the Albanian Post in the branches of Korça, Pogradec and Maliq, in cooperation with each other, are suspected of falsifying documents by making subjective determinations of the offers in favor of citizens. various, signed fictitious contracts with expired deadlines, signed abusive contracts for the rental of premises based on this institution, from which the former director VG, benefited, directly or indirectly, from large sums. As a result of the procedural actions, it was proved that the total amount received as an advance by the owners is ALL 23,535,000, an unjustified expenditure on the programmed funds of this institution.
On the part of the Police, work continues for the arrest and questioning of citizen SM
The documents were forwarded to the prosecutor’s office of the judicial district of Korça for further action, ”the police informed.