Head GUEBiPK Kurnosenko resigned after scandal with 9 billions
According to media reports, the Police Major-General is in foreign travel and has not appeared in the office.
Against the backdrop of a corruption scandal, involving Zakharchenko's billions, the Head of Economic Security and Anti-Corruption Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia Andrey Kurnosenko resigns. According to Life, citing a source, a report to the name of the Minister of Internal Affairs Kolokoltsev was filed on September 9, but still not signed. According to sources, the Police Major-General is in foreign travel and has not appeared in the service.
The Interior Ministry claimed officially that with regard to the Russian Interior Ministry GUEBiPK leadershipwill be made service check.
"By the staff of the MBIA of the Russian Interior Ministry and the Civil Service Department of the Russian Interior Ministry it will be carefully and objectively examine the circumstances, causes and conditions ithat led to the detention of the Acting Head of the T GUEBiPK of the Russian Interior Ministry. The examination will be decided in accordance with the current legislation," - said the official representative of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia Irina Volk.
Recall that on the eve of the Acting Head of the Department T of the GUEBiPK of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia Dmitry Zakharchenko was arrested till 8 November 2016. He is accused under three articles of the Russian Criminal Code, namely 285 (Abuse of Official Powers), 290 (Bribe-Taking), and 294 (Obstruction of Carrying out of Justice and of Preliminary Investigations). The Zakharchenko sister's apartment it was found money in foreign currency amounting to almost 9 billion rubles.
It turned out that the Colonel was involved in a number of previously unrelated to each other high-profile cases. Among them, the firing on Rochdelskaya Street in Moscow, where it was killed two fighters from the Shakro Molodoy's gand, the flight from the country of the former Head of VimpelCom Mikhail Slobodin, passing on charges of bribery in the Renova's case, the withdrawal of 26 billion rubles from the Nota-bank.
The Head of the GUEBiPK Andrey Kurnosenko began service in bodies of internal affairs, according to the information on the website of the Ministry of Interior, in 1995 as the security officer of the Regional Department for Organized Crime in the Moscow Police. Since October 2006, he served in the Directorate of the Russian Interior Ministry's own security. In late 2012, he was appointed as the Deputy Minister of the Internal Affairs of Bashkiria. In 2014-2015 he held the post of the Deputy, the first Deputy Head of the Russian Interior Ministry GUEBiPK.
As the Head of the Main Department of Economic Security and Anti-Corruption of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Kurnosenko was appointed by the Russian President Vladimir Putin on December 23, 2015.
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