In Krasnodar Territory, probe launched against acting director of federal state unitary enterprise suspected of bribery on grand scale

The Krasnodar Territory Office of the RF Investigative Committee has opened a criminal investigation against acting director of Construction Department No 23 of the Federal Penitentiary Service suspected of bribery for illegal actions on a very large scale (Part 6 of Article 290 of the RF Penal Code).

It has been revealed that the man has been serving as the acting director of the said institution since May 2015. On the basis of complaints filed by representatives of two contractor companies involved in construction of the pre-trial detention center of the Krasnodar Territory Office of the Federal Penitentiary Service, between August 2015 and march 2016 the official demanded from them money for signing the acceptance reports, cost certificates, payment of the work without delay and for further conclusion of contracts on construction, supply of materials and special equipment. The man took a total of 11 million 810 thousand rubles in cash from the CEO of one of the companies and 1 million 600 thousand rubles from the CEO of the other company.

At the moment necessary investigative operations are underway to find out all the details of the crimes. The investigation is ongoing.