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Employees of FSB have detained the leadership of the police Department “Dorogomilovo” last week, senior police officers suspected of extortion. On Sunday, October 20, according to the publication Baza.
According to investigators, the detainees extorted money from the lawyer Sergei Zuev, who turned to him with a request to relieve him from claims by the family of the employee of traffic police. He promised the wife of the policeman that six million rubles will win a criminal case against him, but lost and returned only half the amount.
Zuev with law enforcement officers converged on seven millions roubles, and then “laid their future saviors of the FSB”.
On 17 October, the Agency TASS reported that the head of the police Department Dmitry Smirnov and his Deputy, head of criminal investigation Department Sergey Ustinov was detained when receiving from the lawyer of 3.5 million rubles. A day later, Smirnov said in court that accepted the bribe for moonshine.
The management of the capital’s Central Directorate of police has initiated an internal check. If the guilt of the detained is confirmed, then the police would be fired from the internal Affairs bodies.
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