The accused Dario Čukić (1994) is charged with acquiring 678 EUR and USD banknotes, in various denominations, and preparing to put those banknotes into circulation. The banknotes were discovered and confiscated from the accused.
Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Gordana Tadić, presented to the representatives of the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina the work and activities of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the fight against organized cross-border crime, as well as key elements to be addressed in relation to the confiscation of proceeds of crime in cases dealt with by judicial institutions at the level of the state of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
According to the available evidence, the suspect stole a car in the territory of the Republic of Serbia by which he smuggled four illegal migrants to the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Central topics of the meeting were the plans and activities of law enforcement institutions and agencies in the prosecution of these crimes.
The “Rapid Response” exercise was carried out by members of EUFOR and BiH law enforcement agencies and it refers to simulation exercises to protect airport security and air traffic from terrorist attacks and other forms of threats.
The video-conference meeting, attended by officials from more than 20 countries, is being organized by TAIEX and it pertains to prosecutors’ co-operation in the fight against terrorism and cybercrime, as well as environmental crimes.
In the presence of his attorney, the accused Zejid Šabić, born in 1969 in Velika Kladuša, a citizen of Bosnia and Herzegovina, has fully admitted his guilt for the commission of the criminal offense of Organizing a Group or Association for the Purpose of Perpetrating the Criminal Offence of ‘Smuggling of Migrants’, referred to in Article 189a of the Criminal Code of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in conjunction with the criminal offense of Smuggling of Persons, referred to in Article 189 of the Criminal Code of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
For this criminal offence, the sentence of imprisonment for a term of three (3) years is envisaged, as well as confiscation of material gain in the amount of BAM 35,400 and confiscation of a motor vehicle belonging to the accused.
Regarding several media inquiries related to the Milomir Savčić case, we would like to remind you of the statement of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH dated 10 August this year, in which everything is explained in detail.
After interviewing the suspects, the prosecutor working on the case decided to file a motion to order a 30-day custody measure for all three suspects.