Corruption & Abuse of Power
September 22, 2020
September 21, 2020
Jakarta – The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has criticized the Supreme Court's recent record of granting judicial reviews of graft cases that have often led to lighter punishm
September 19, 2020
Jakarta – Djoko Soegiharto Tjandra, a graft convict and former fugitive in the high-profile Bank Bali corruption case, allegedly planned to bribe officials at the Supreme Court and the
September 15, 2020
Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has made a request to the House of Representatives for an additional Rp 825 billion (US$55.48 million) for its 2021
September 8, 2020
Jakarta – The National Police have named Benny Tjokrosaputro, the president director of publicly listed property firm PT Hanson International, a prime suspect in a money laundering case
September 7, 2020
September 3, 2020
Jakarta – The Attorney General's Office (AGO) has named NasDem politician Andi Irfan Jaya a new suspect in a bribery case implicating prosecutor Pinangki Sirna Malasari and detained him
Jakarta – Two members of the House of Representatives intervene in an investigation into the smuggling of textiles being carried out by the Attorney General's Office.
September 1, 2020
The Attorney General's Office (AGO) has named prosecutor Pinangki Sirna Malasari a suspect of money laundering and bribery after she allegedly received money from graft convict Djoko So
August 27, 2020
Jakarta – The cycle of graft surrounding Bank Bali corruption convict Djoko Tjandra continues to spin with the Attorney General's Office (AGO) naming him a suspect on Thursday for alleg
August 26, 2020
Jakarta – Two police generals have admitted to accepting bribes in exchange for helping graft convict and ex-fugitive Djoko Soegiarto Tjandra evade capture.
Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo urged his administration to push for bureaucratic reform in business permits and commerce in order to prevent people from
August 25, 2020
Fana Suparman, Jakarta – The Jakarta Anti-Corruption Court on Monday sentenced former General Election Commission, or KPU, commissioner Wahyu Setiawan to six years in jail for taking br
Jakarta – Graft convict Djoko Soegiarto Tjandra has admitted to giving money to Brig. Gen. Prasetyo Utomo and Insp. Gen.
Jakarta – The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is set to assign more personnel to track down graft fugitive Harun Masiku who remains at large to this day.
Jakarta – Deputy Attorney General Setia Untung Arimuladi insisted on Tuesday that the Rp 546 billion (US$36.5 million) seized as evidence in the high-profile Bank Bali graft case had lo
August 24, 2020
Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – The Jakarta Corruption Court has handed down a six-year prison sentence for former General Elections Commission (KPU) commissioner Wahyu Setiawan after finding
August 23, 2020
Jakarta – Former Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) chairman Antasari Azhar has asked where the Rp 546 billion (US$36.5 million) seized as evidence in the high-profile Bank Bali gr
August 22, 2020
M Rosseno Aji, Jakarta – The Attorney General's Office building was in fire on Saturday, August 22, 2020.
August 21, 2020
Jakarta – The National Police have said that they have punished two officers who reportedly extorted a Japanese tourist for Rp 1 million (US$67.93) over a traffic violation in an incide
Jakarta – The National Police's Criminal Investigation Department (Bareskrim) has questioned Antasari Azhar, former chairman of the Corruption Eradication Commission, regarding the esca
August 19, 2020
Jakarta – The Attorney General's Office (AGO) has named three prosecutors in Indragiri Hulu regency, Riau suspects for allegedly extorting Rp 650 million (US$43,902) from 63 junior high
August 18, 2020
Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – Anticorruption activists have expressed their disapproval of the legal assistance made available by a prosecutors association for Pinangki Sirna Malasari, a pro