In Sverdlovsk MIA Central Board held service check after arrest of Deputy Head of ESS Department
A senior police officer is suspected of taking very large bribes.
In the Sverdlovsk Research Affairs it is held a service check in connection with the arrest of the Deputy Head of the ESS Department on transport of the UEBiPK Maxim Kasatkin, reported the regional Central Board.
A senior police officer is accused of taking a particularly large bribe. Another defendant in the case is Eduard Kraev, who allegedly acted as an intermediary in obtaining bribes. If the fault is confirmed, Kasatkin will be brought to disciplinary responsibility.
On August 12th, the Deputy Head of the ESS Department was arrested red-handed in Yekaterinburg during receiving of 500 thousand rubles from the Head of a construction company. According to investigators, a bribe of 2 million rubles was paid for the termination of checks in respect of the company.
Investigative Committee General Nikandrov, accused of taking a particularly large bribe, married in jail
The Deputy Head of the Main Investigative Directorate (MID) of the Investigative Committee of Russia (ICR) for Moscow, Denis Nikandrov, stated in court that he had married in 2017, although he has been in the pretrial detention center for over a year on suspicion of bribe-taking.
Maxim Lapunov - the first victim in the case on the persecution of gays in Chechnya who revealed his name and surname - opened up at a Moscow press conference on torture and unlawful detentions of people of nonstandard sexual orientation in the republic.