In Moscow, a meeting of the court about election of a measure of restraint for the police, detainees in the case about the organization of the dens with the children and extorting money from pedophiles. During the meeting, the names of the four suspects. The court arrested the former security officer of the criminal investigation OMVD on area Perovo Alexander Rubanov, and another three were sent under house arrest.
“The court decided the petition of the investigator in relation to Rubanova to meet, to elect in relation to him a measure of restraint in form of detention for a term until 29 November,” – announced the decision of judge Tatsiana vasyuchenko.
Three more defendants in the Moscow Presnensky court later sent under house arrest is Alexander Timofeev, a former police officer Alexander Valuev and pleaded guilty Evgeny Kuznetsov, who has given grateful evidences.
Earlier media wrote that the case had been arrested seven or eight people, the source TASS claimed that “three civilians, two former and three current police officers, including the chief of criminal investigation Department of one of Moscow OVD”. It is assumed that in a criminal group consisted of several members of the Department of internal Affairs “Ivanovo”
The investigator in the course of Saturday’s meeting made that detention on the case can be continued. Justifying the demand to arrest the ex-policeman, he said: “Guilt is not admitted. In addition, not all partners in the case set. Rubanov can influence the course of the investigation”. (Quoted by TASS.)
According to preliminary data, “the band was organized on the territory of the Eastern district network gay clubs, where through online ads hired persons to provide sexual services, including adolescents.”
“In the future, police detained clients who entered into a sexual relationship with a minor, and extorted large sums of money under the threat of criminal prosecution and long imprisonment,” he added.
According to him, on this fact criminal case under article 210 (Organization of criminal community and participation in it”) and item 159 (“Swindle”) the criminal code of the Russian Federation.
This is not the first case where the police make the fight against pedophilia into a source of income. Three years ago in the Leningrad region was sentenced former security officer of the Center for counteraction to extremism GU MVD of Russia in the Northwest Federal district, Anton Mikhailov. Mikhailov and his associates formed a gang, hunted extortion: future victims lured on the “date” through online sites.