Two policemen sell drugs to refine number of exposed crime
Krasnodar operatives initiated a criminal case on abuse of official powers in violation of the citizens' rights.
In Krasnodar, a criminal case over the sale of drugs to improve the crime detection rate is initiated against two former operatives of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. The ex-police officers allegedly sold a narcotic substance to a drug addict through their acquaintance to detain the buyer for storing prohibited substances. The Transport Prosecutor's Office took control of the case, the press service of the supervisory authority said.
According to the investigation, ex-operatives of the Ministry of Internal Affairs purchased drugs in 2018. A case was initiated over Exceeding Official Powers that go beyond his authority and resulted in a violation of the rights and legitimate interests of citizens (part 1 of Article 286 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation). The defendants face up to four years in prison.
Consolidator of metropolitan lands: Empire of Aleksander Postrigan’, ex-Head of Klin District, collapses
According to Aleksander Kurennoy, an official representative of the Prosecutor General’s Office, the watchdog authority is about to file with the Klin Town Court of the Moscow Region a lawsuit to confiscate assets worth in total 4 billion rubles ($62.1 million) from Aleksander Postrigan’, ex-Head of the Klin District. Aleksander Postrigan’ was arrested in June 2018 on suspicion of exceeding official powers and remains in detention since then. The CrimeRussia was figuring out the origin of billions of rubles and hundreds of real properties belonging to the Honorable Builder of the Moscow Region, business affairs of his relatives and friends, and why the official was busted for corruption so many years after pulling off his criminal schemes.