Wed Jan 2020 2 years ago

KPK Arrests Sidoarjo Regent

Wednesday morning (08/01/2020), the Regent of Sidoarjo, Saiful Ilah arrived at the KPK Building, Jakarta after being caught in the KPK Hand Capture Operation (OTT) in Sidoarjo on Tuesday (07/01/2020).

At around 9.15, Saiful Ilah arrived at the KPK along with two other people for questioning. The three were taken by plane from Sidoarjo to Jakarta. This two-term regent is suspected of accepting bribes related to the procurement of goods and services in Sidoarjo district.
Meanwhile, after the KPK's arrest operation against Sidoarjo Regent Saiful Ilah, today services at the Regent's office are running as usual.


This was stated by the regional secretary of Sidoarjo district, Achmad Zaini

a number of officers from the civil service police unit together with police officers as of Wednesday afternoon were still on guard at the Sidoarjo regent's office as well as guarding the regent's house complex which also serves as the sidoarjo district hall.

A number of agendas which according to plan will be attended by Sidoarjo Regent Syaiful Ilah today will still be held

Until now there is still one room that has been sealed by KPK investigators, namely the electronic procurement services room
Wednesday morning, Sidoarjo Regent Saiful Ilah and six other people came out of the sub-directorate room for corruption crimes at the East Java Regional Police. After being questioned for six hours, the group was closely guarded by provincial officers and investigators from the Corruption Eradication Commission and then taken to Jakarta on a bus belonging to the East Java Regional Police. Netted by OTT KPK then taken to Juanda International Airport to be flown to Jakarta

Sidoarjo Regent Saiful Ilah is suspected of being involved in bribery transactions related to the procurement of goods and services in a sting operation against Regent Syaiful Ilah and six other people who are the first KPK officers after the enactment of the new KPK law, namely Law Number 19 of 2019

Previously, on Tuesday night, KPK officers searched the Sidoarjo Regent's office and official residence, Syaiful Ilah. Three KPK officers, one woman, accompanied by a PP Satpol officer, entered the Sidoarjo Regent's office. Satpol PP officers and the Sidoarjo Regent's official residence staff had prohibited the media crew from covering the KPK officers and also confiscated files from them. two different rooms
KPK OTT Bupati Sidoarjo Korupsi