Moscow region: Policeman impersonates FSB officer, threatens businessman with prosecution
The officer and two accessories of his have been arrested and charged with swindling.
The officer and two accessories of his illegally arrested an entrepreneur and extorted 4 million rubles ($69.5 thousand) from him.
The Moscow Region police officer was arrested for swindling. He impersonated a Russian FSB officer, arrested the local entrepreneur, threatened him with criminal prosecution, and extorted 4 million rubles from him, according to investigators, as quoted by the Russian Investigative Committee Moscow Region Department Office of Public Affairs.
The 39-year old senior criminal investigator of the Criminal Investigations Department of the Nakhabinsky District Police Department of the Krasnogorsk District Department the Russian MIA is facing dismissal now.
The offenders were arrested when taking a portion of the ransom (1 million rubles = $17.3 thousand) on the evening of the August 30. They pleaded not guilty.
A criminal case was opened against the officer and 2 accessories of his for violation of article 159, part 4 (Swindling Committed by an Organized Group on an Especially Large Scale) of the Russian Criminal Code.
Accountant of psychoneurological dispensary governed by wife of Nizhnevartovsk Mayor locked up in mental health institution. She could be aware of financial frauds
A broken door, people in medical uniform, sirens – this is how a Monday evening has ended for a female resident of Nizhnevartovsk. A medical crew arrived to the former accountant of the municipal psychoneurological dispensary and forcibly took the woman to the mental health institution. The bookkeeper could be aware of financial frauds committed in the dispensary whose Chief Physician is the wife of the Nizhnevartovsk Mayor. The investigators have questions to all participants of the incident. The CrimeRussia was figuring out who could be interested in the emergency hospitalization of the accountant.
According to Sobesednik, in 2014, the President’s former guard and Governor of Tula region got an apartment in a block near the Pushkin museum. Similar apartment in the same block was up for sale for 1 billion rubles ($15 million).