Indonesia jails police general for corruption

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Indonesia jails police general for corruption

Post by Mi Amigo » Tue, 03 Sep 2013 9:16 pm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23945608

Indonesia's anti-corruption court has found a two-star general guilty of corruption and money laundering in a high-profile case.

Insp Gen Djoko Susilo was found guilty of taking $13m (£8.4m) in bribes from a firm that supplied driving simulators when he led the traffic division.

He was sentenced to 10 years in prison and fined 500m rupiah ($45,000, £29,000).


Good to see someone at that level being convicted. According to this Jakarta Post article from April:

http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2013 ... ation.html

Djoko reportedly also has assets in Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia and KPK investigators have been deployed to these countries to trace them.

I wonder if the assets have been traced yet, and what will happen to them?
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Post by Strong Eagle » Tue, 03 Sep 2013 10:15 pm

Obviously, the gent in question was paying off the wrong people.

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Post by zzm9980 » Wed, 04 Sep 2013 1:04 am

Strong Eagle wrote:Obviously, the gent in question was paying off the wrong people.
I don't know, look at the amount he took and the amount he was fined. I'm guessing that's intentional and he'll be in a country-club prison (or "house arrest"), and then out of the country in a year.

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