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).
Rosfinmonitoring (Federal Financial Monitoring Service) analyzed the data of the Panama Papers and the Paradise Papers and discovered thousands of offshore companies through which the Russians laundered billions of rubles. Materials on deputies and governors were handed over to law enforcers.
A spokesperson of the Prosecutor's office said that the ECHR had not studied all the materials of the criminal case, so they were offered not to overturn the verdict, but to send the case for a new review in court.