Victor Polovnikov: Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation
In Syktyvkar, the court arrested the head of the interior Ministry of the Republic of Komi Viktor Polovnikova, suspected of bribery. On Friday, January 17, reports TASS.
Judge Valentina Trofimova has satisfied the petition of the investigator, Polovnikova electing a measure of restraint in form of detention for two months. According to investigators, in the summer of 2017 he received a bribe of at least 25 million rubles. According to unofficial information, the money was Minister for the failure of a person to criminal liability.
The head of the Komi Republic Ministry of internal Affairs detained January 16, according to the materials of the FSB. Concerning it criminal case as regards 6 articles 290 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“bribe reception in especially large size”). Ladles not admitted guilt in the crime.
Victor Polovnikova was appointed head of the interior Ministry in the Republic in 2015. Since November 2011 he has held the position of Deputy head of the MIA of Russia in far East Federal district. In Soviet times, was awarded the medal “For excellent service on public order protection”.
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