Žydrūnas Bartkus was appointed the 1st Deputy Director of the STT
2013-04-03 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Žydrūnas Bartkus the 1st Deputy Director of the Special Investigations Service (STT).
Saulius Urbanavičius was appointed the Director of the STT
2013-03-29 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Saulius Urbanavičius the Director of the Special Investigations Service (STT).
Romas Zienka is appointed the Deputy Director of the STT
2013-02-07 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Romas Zienka the Deputy Director of the Special Investigation Service (STT).
Corruption Map 2011 Reflects Positive Trends
The most recent survey about corruption trends in Lithuania Corruption Map 2011 was introduced on 8 November 2011. The survey shows that anti-corruption tools applied at national and municipal level yielded positive results.
STT Contributed to Changes in the Fight against Corruption in Azerbaijan
STT has completed the EU-funded Twinning Project, Support for the Anti-Corruption Department with the Prosecutor General of the Republic of Azerbaijan that lasted for more than two years. At the closing conference held on the 19th of September 2011 in Baku, Aidenas Karpus, the Project Leader and the First Deputy Director of STT, reviewed the project implementation period and introduced its results.
Parliament Adopted National Anti-Corruption Programme for 2011–2014
Upon the approval of the Lithuanian Parliament, the updated National Anti-Corruption Programme was launched. The Programme provides for more than 90 preventive measures to be implemented in 2011–2014. Officers of the Special Investigation Service (STT) note that the updated Programme includes measures that are oriented towards tangible and measurable results and specifies more clear-cut criteria for achieving them.
European Union extended programme of support to Anti-Corruption Department of Azerbaijani Prosecutor General
The European Union has extended for five months its program of support to the Azerbaijani top prosecutor’s anti-corruption department, citing progress made since the program was launched in 2009.
STT officials have shared their experience with colleagues from Poland
On April 6, the Polish police delegation visited the Special Investigation Service (STT) and noted STT activities, practical experience of officials investigating corruption offences.