Tobolsk Traffic Police Chief dismissed for playing truant
There are various versions of Viktor Kitov's dismissal, including missing work due to his affinity to alcohol, but the main one is playing truant during career development courses.
As reported by Ura.ru citing a source familiar with the situation, Head of the Tobolsk City Department of the Traffic Police Viktor Kitov, who had held this position since September 2015, was sent in resignation and dismissed from the Ministry of Internal Affairs on December 23 in Tobolsk.
According to the outlet's sources, the reason for Kitov's resignation was the fact he had failed to attend career development courses in Tyumen in a timely manner.
Meanwhile, the police officer's dismissal has not been confirmed by the press service of the MIA Administration in the Tyumen region, noting that "Head of the Tobolsk Traffic Police Department Viktor Kitov has been removed from office by the decision of the evaluation commission."
Another reason for the resignation of the chief of local road inspection is also called the long absence from work associated with alcohol use. However, the police officer's wife has explained the absence in his first day of training by family circumstances. According to her, the evaluation commission's recommendation mentioned demotion or dismissal; however, Kitov has yet to sign the order for dismissal.
Marina Semynina, who had been renting out non-residential premises with an area of 2.5 thousand sq. m to the trading network, is a co-defendant in the suit of the Prosecutor General's Office on the seizure of Colonel Zakharchenko's family assets in favor of the state.
In a week the police of the Penza region have lost two first executives. The Head of the regional Investigative Committee of Russia (ICR) announced his forthcoming resignation. In this regard, the region began talking about the global cleansing of the bigwigs of security agencies. Now everyone is waiting to learn who is next in the queue for quitting, and what new corruption rows pertaining to security chiefs are to come to light in the short run in a relatively serene region.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had seen plenty of scandals throughout its history. In the end of 2017, it ceased financing of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) on suspicion of misuse of funds by its management. However, the IOC couldn’t even think that international drug trafficker Gafur Rakhimov, member of the criminal ‘Brothers’ Circle’ put on the OFAC’s Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List, is going to take charge of it soon. Furthermore, Rakhimov has contributed greatly to the selection of Sochi the place of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Kochkin is detained in the headquarters building and brought to the police department, where policemen drew up a protocol under Violating the Established Procedure for Arranging or Conducting a Meeting, Rally, Demonstration, Procession or Picket (part 8 of Article 20.2 of the Code of Administrative Offenses). According to the activist, in the near future he will go on trial.