Kuzbass: Ex-Head of Agriculture Department to stand trial for bribe
The official is accused of receiving 300 thousand rubles ($5.136) from the local entrepreneur.
The criminal case against the ex-Deputy Head of the Kemerovo region Agriculture Department is removed to the court, the press service of the Prosecutor's Office in the region reported.
According to investigators, in June 2016 the official got a bribe of 300 thousand rubles ($5.136) from a local businessman and promised to sign agreements on use of fish-breeding areas and illegal improvements in a recreation area in the Belovo district in the amount of 100 thousand rubles. The charge of receiving last bribe is brought against 51-year-old former employee of the Department, said in a statement of the Prosecutor's Office.
Moscow Region Government is going to devolve burial and funeral powers on the Directorate-General for regional security that is headed by a person who comes from the M-Directorate of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) - Roman Karataev.
Investigators of the Investigative Committee in the Voronezh region verify information on a high-profile road accident, which was caused by a judge of the Liskinsky District Court, Evgeny Kapustin. Three people were seriously injured as a result of the accident.
Businessman Valery Markelov, who was arrested in the case of Dmitry Zakharchenko, the former acting head of the Department “T” of the Main Directorate for Economic Safety and Counteracting Corruption of the MIA, testified to the investigators about the theft of the Russian Railways money.