FSB detains St. Petersburg metro assistant prosecutor
The suspect had previously helped the ICR to catch eight members of the organized criminal group.
FSB officers detained the assistant prosecutor of the St. Petersburg Metro, Grigory Borovko, on suspicion of receiving a bribe of 300.000 rubles from an entrepreneur selling toys in the subway. The suspect denies blame. The Prosecutor's Office sent a petition to arrest Borovko, Fontanka reports.
After Borovko’s arrest, the Prosecutor’s Office of St. Petersburg released information about the cooperation of the detainee with the Investigation Committee. On November 16, 2018, seven people beat and robbed Borovko in the metro station. The investigation reached the ICR, which found that such attacks happened before. Two suspects were arrested two days later, another six people - in mid-March. After that, the raids on the subway ceased.
Time to put in jail: security forces expose corruption nest in Crimean Sudak, ex-mayor Vladimir Serov flees
After accusations of corruption, ex-vice-premier of Crimea and former mayor of Sudak, Vladimir Serov, is wanted. The official is suspected of mediating the transfer of a bribe in the amount of 2 million rubles ($31,000) for registration of land in the resort area of Sudak. The CrimeRussia found out what the fugitive did with his “family-bureaucratic” pool, who his criminal prosecution may be connected with, and what role Berezovsky of Sudak, Boris Deich, played in the Crimean official’s business career