Deputy Head of Kostroma region MIA was arrested
According to investigators, a senior police officer used the official car for private purposes.
The former Deputy Head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Kostroma region arrested on suspicion of abuse of office, said the edition RIA Novosti. As investigators believe, in 2013 and 2015, the policeman used a vehicle on his discretion on belonging to Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Kostroma region.
With respect to law enforcer it has already been opened under part 1, Art. 286 of the Criminal Code (Abuse of Official Power). The maximum penalty for this article is four years in prison. The court ruled to conclude a detainee in custody.
Head of Ministry of Natural Resources suspected of conflict of interests in distribution of benefits for Novatek
The oil and gas company, which receives various benefits from the Ministry, in turn sponsors the organization of Dmitry Donskoy’s wife and mother-in-law Tvoya Priroda (Your Nature). The department denies the existence of a conflict of interest, arguing that the project of the Minister's relatives is engaged in "non-commercial activities".
Police officers accused of extortion and tortures claim that FSB operatives have framed them up. According to the policemen, the FSB has initiated a criminal case against them after the shutdown of a gambling business by the MIA.