In the Nizhny Novgorod oblast former head of the police Department accused of bribery

© Photo : Investigative Committee of the Russian federalassembly the Investigative Committee of Russia. Archive photoIn the Nizhny Novgorod oblast former head of the police Department accused of bribery© Photo : Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation

The investigation of the criminal case on charges the former head of the police Department of Voskresensky area of bribery completed in Nizhny Novgorod region, informs investigatory management SK the Russian Federation across the region.

According to investigators, from August to October 2017, the defendant, occupying the post of head of Department of the MIA of Russia in Voskresensky district, received in the course of performance of their duties, information about a citizen’s exercise of commercial activities in the field of providing construction services and services on transportation of cargoes on the territory of this district of Nizhny Novgorod region.

«After that 46-year-old policeman decided to use his authority for obtaining bribes from the victim in the amount of 130 thousand rubles for the overall protection in the exercise of the commercial activity. 10 Oct 2017 after receiving from the intermediary a bribe in 130 thousand rubles, the defendant was arrested at the scene of the crime», — is spoken in the message of regional SUCK.

Blame the man admitted partially, the court held under house arrest. Defendant dismissed from service in connection with the Commission of the offense discrediting honor of the employee of bodies of internal Affairs.

The Prosecutor of the Nizhny Novgorod region collected by the bodies of preliminary investigation of the evidence admitted sufficient to approve the indictment and the criminal case to the court.

Ex-policeman faces up to 12 years in prison.

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