Deputy Head of Moscow Internal Affairs Dept suspected of taking 1m-ruble bribe
According to law enforcement sources, the deputy chief for the operational work of Moscow Chertanovo Severnoye PD had been soliciting a bribe promising to drop criminal charges in return.
As reported by TASS, the police major was detained on September 29. According to investigators, he took 1 million rubles ($17.300) from a mediator promising there would be no further prosecution of his friend under Art. 158 of the Criminal Code (Theft). The policeman is accused of committing an especially large-scale swindling as part of an organized group.
The Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs reported that the suspect would be dismissed from the bodies and his superiors would be disciplined.
Joint business of Industry and Trade Minister’s father and Rostec Director’s son in Moscow and Gelendzhik
The company of the father of the Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the son of the General Director of the corporation Rostec has interests in winemaking and building apartments in Gelendzhik, as well as in the hotel business, taxi service and financial services in Moscow.
The damage from illegal actions of lumberjacks is estimated at 1 billion rubles ($16.8m). Without ties with the government and the police, it would be impossible to conduct activities on such a scale, the Head of the region is sure.