Anatoly Yakunin is now Head of MIA Administration for Operational Control
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a number of personnel changes among the senior leadership of the Russian police.
The former Head of the Moscow police department Anatoly Yakunin has been appointed the Head of MIA Administration for Operational Control.
As follows from the presidential decree, the Lieutenant-General Anatoly Yakunin has been exempt from his previous post and transferred to the position of the Head of the Administration for Operational Control at the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.
As previously reported by the CrimeRussia, Vladimir Putin has appointed the Major-General Oleg Baranov to the position previously occupied by Anatoly Yakunin. Baranov had been Yakunin's Deputy at the Moscow MIA General Administration.
The prosecutors want the former Russian Federation Council member to go to prison for 14 years instead of 9 and pay a 500-million-ruble ($8.8 million) fine instead of 70 million rubles ($1.2 million).