Senior police officer caught on 1.5-million-ruble bribery in Amur Region
In the Amur Region the Deputy Head of the Belogorsky MIA interdistrict department has been detained on suspicion of large-scale bribery.
Specialists of the Amur Region ICR have initiated a criminal case against the Deputy Head of the Belogorsky MIA interdistrict department. The senior police officer is accused of Bribe-Taking on a large scale and unlawful inaction (part 6 of Art. 290 of the Russian Criminal Code).
During the investigation, law enforcement officers found that in the period from December 2015 to September of the current year the police chief received 1 million 650 thousand rubles from a local resident. As it turned out, the man was engaged in illegal trade of alcohol in the territory of Belogorsk without meeting consumer safety requirements. He paid money to the police for protection of his activities.
The crime was identified by officers of the Federal Security Service Directorate in the Amur region and experts of operational and investigative department of the regional MIA Administration personal security during a joint operation. FSB officers also took part in the arrest of the corrupt policeman.
The police officer has been charged with the aforementioned offenses. He has been put in a detention facility; preventive measures against him are currently selected.
Investigating authorities continue to investigate the crime and establish all the circumstances of the incident.
A federal judge other than retired Catherine Forrest will consider the case of Razhden Shulaya, who is charged with the creation of a criminal syndicate and other crimes, in the Federal District Court of the Southern District of New York.
Ismail Efendiev is suspected of exceeding authority in connection with the investigation of cases of detained earlier former First Deputy Prime Minister Ramazan Aliyev and nephew of the former head of Dagestan Askhabali Abdulatipov. Searches are being conducted at Efendiev's office and house.
The disappearance of an elderly Muscovite, who owns three rooms on Ostozhenka Street, and her disabled son, worried the neighbors, but the police refused to initiate criminal proceedings on their application. Housing in the elite area of the capital in the meantime was re-registered to a resident of St. Petersburg, who introduced herself as their relative.