Officer of Anti-Corruption Department accused of Swindling amounting to 100 thousand dollars
It has transpired that the law enforcement officer was trying to get 100 thousand dollars from the witness for avoiding criminal liability.
The case of the officer of the Anti-Corruption Department of the Head Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Moscow Roman Ratmanov, who extorted 100 thousand dollars from the witness, is removed to the court.
Investigators believed that the detective offered his services to the witness. For the fact that the witness has not been brought to criminal responsibility in the case of raider attacks, the law enforcement officer asked for 100 thousand dollars. At the same time, investigators noted that Ratmanov knewat that time that the criminal case against the witness will not be in any case.
Against anti-corruption officer a criminal case under article Attempted Swindling is opened. The maximum penalty under this article - up to 10 years in prison.
Corruption is overwhelming in the Republic of Bashkortostan. It infiltrates all branches of power. The recent arrests in the Bashkir Prosecutor’s Office clearly show that justice can be bought and sold there, while the verdict of Themis depends only on the purse size. All powerful officials and businessmen in the republic know how much it costs to institute or dismiss a case. After the replacement of the regional head, the Federal Security Service (FSB) of the Russian Federation has found out that not only the supreme authorities of the Republican Prosecutor’s Office are involved in the corruption scheme – but judges and high-ranked police commanders as well. What officials have sullied their reputation with bribe-taking and are going to fall victims to yet another sweeping purge? What are millions of rubles paid for? What is the true scale of corruption in the region – champion among national republics by that parameter?