Rostov initiates criminal case against Federal Transportation Inspection Service Head
The suspect faces up to four years in prison for abuse of authority.
The acting Head of the Southern Directorate of the Federal Transportation Inspection Service (Rostransnadzor) is suspected of Exceeding Official Powers (part 1 of Article 286 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation) because of his loyalty to Donskoy Port LLC, which allegedly committed an administrative violation with impunity. It is reported by the Southern Investigation Department for Transport of the ICR.
According to the investigators, on July 27, 2018, the suspect received a report about the violation of Donskoy Port but ordered his subordinates not to check the place. By his action, the official allegedly stripped the treasury of the federal budget of 320 thousand rubles ($4860), which the offender would recover.
Investigation of the criminal case continues. The suspect faces up to four years in prison.
Consolidator of metropolitan lands: Empire of Aleksander Postrigan’, ex-Head of Klin District, collapses
According to Aleksander Kurennoy, an official representative of the Prosecutor General’s Office, the watchdog authority is about to file with the Klin Town Court of the Moscow Region a lawsuit to confiscate assets worth in total 4 billion rubles ($62.1 million) from Aleksander Postrigan’, ex-Head of the Klin District. Aleksander Postrigan’ was arrested in June 2018 on suspicion of exceeding official powers and remains in detention since then. The CrimeRussia was figuring out the origin of billions of rubles and hundreds of real properties belonging to the Honorable Builder of the Moscow Region, business affairs of his relatives and friends, and why the official was busted for corruption so many years after pulling off his criminal schemes.