A senior officer of anti-corruption cupola MIA, of dismissal which is, without specifying the names and positions announced on 5 November, interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev, was Colonel of police, head of Department “f” (for fight against offenses in the sphere of financial activities) Dmitry Katkov, found out the edition to”Fontanka”.
Katkov career began in St. Petersburg, he worked in the tax police, then in Management on tax crimes GU the Ministry of internal Affairs on pereulok Krylova, Deputy head of the Main Department of own safety in the North-West, and then was transferred on promotion to Moscow. His brother Vadim Katkov is the Deputy head of the Northwest customs Department.
Vladimir Kolokoltsev, speaking in an interview with NTV about the dismissal “of one of the departments of anti-corruption cupola”, mentioned that “for several years forgot to declare foreign real estate”. According to “Fontanka”, refers Katkov apartments in Montenegro, detected during a scan.
The publication writes that in the Central apparatus of the interior Ministry asked not to disclose information about the employee who was dismissed because “many businessmen in St. Petersburg think he is”. Thus the surname Katkov was mentioned in the report about the results of the audit in anti-corruption Chapter. That he did not indicate in the Declaration income a property abroad in late September, said the representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf, when announced the resignation of the authorities “in connection with loss of trust” the interior Ministry Colonel Dmitry Zakharchenko and head of Department “T” Guebipk of the MIA of Alexander Tishchenko.
“The audit in respect of Dmitry Katkov will be decided in accordance with the current legislation”, – stated in the message of Ministry of internal Affairs. Surname Katkov called in connection with the story Kolokoltseva “Kommersant”, not claiming, however, that he is thereby removed from office by the chief.
Zakharchenko was arrested September 10, he is accused of receiving a bribe, abuse of power and obstruction of preliminary investigation (article 290, 285 and 294 of the Criminal code). He called his business “custom-made” and fabricated to remove him from the post of acting head of Guebipk of the MIA of Russia.
As reported by investigation, in the course of searches in the apartment of the sister Zakharchenko in an elite residential complex “dominion” on Lomonosovsky Prospekt, law enforcement authorities found 120 million dollars and two million euros. Zakharchenko denies that money. In addition, it was reported 300 million euros, found in the accounts of family Zakharchenko in Swiss banks, and another 13 millions of rubles, 170 thousand dollars and five thousand euros found in his own car.