Senior officer of Saratov Prosecutor's Office was detained red-handed
It became known details of the case: the detainee was the Deputy Head of the Criminal Court Administration - the first Head of the Prosecutor's Office Department in Saratov region Vladimir Chechin.
It became known details of the case: the detainee was the Deputy Head of the Criminal Court Administration - the first Head of the Prosecutor's Office Department in Saratov region Vladimir Chechin on suspicion of taking bribes in an especially large scale. According to investigators, the Prosecutor demanded 10 thousand dollars for the termination of criminal proceedings, and another 750 thousand rubles for the cancellation of the arbitration court's decision. However, investigators believed, he did not have the real power to fulfill the promise.
As the press service of the Investigative Committee of Russia reported, Chechin was caught red-handed when receiving money.
At the moment, the first Head of the Department is suspected of committing illegal acts, committing crimes under part. 5, Art. 290 of the Criminal Code (Bribe-Taking), part 3 of Art. 30, part 3 of Art. 159 of the Criminal Code (Attempted Swindling).
The retired security official and two of his subordinates are suspected of an attempt to receive 31.5 million rubles ($470,610) from a construction company for its participation in the corporation’s tender.
Early in August, criminal ‘authority’ Yuri Esin a.k.a. Samosval (Dump Truck) has been detained in Moscow. In the 1990s he had a reputation of the ‘godfather’ of ‘Russian mafia’ in Italy and faced 75 years behind bars. The CrimeRussia was figuring out how could the 67-year-old criminal ‘authority’ having close ties with many thieves-in-law escape the Italian justice 20 years ago and avoid any issues with the Russian law enforcement authorities up until his recent arrest.