In Odessa sentenced police major

В Одессе осужден майор полиции

The Kiev district court of Odessa sentenced to 6 years in prison a policeman, who was detained when receiving a bribe.

About it reported in a press-service of the court, transfers “” with reference to information of the “Odessa-media”.

So, on the night of December 23, 2016 the driver of “Opel” on the street the Water knocked down a pedestrian, who soon died in hospital. To conduct the investigation was the investigator of Department of investigation of crimes in the sphere of transport, the major of police.

Law enforcement was repeatedly summoned the suspect to his office, informing about the intention to bring the driver to justice. The suspect through his representative handed over to law enforcement 1 000 USD to the investigator closed the case in his favor. When receiving a bribe the militiaman have detained.

During the trial, the mayor refused to admit the guilt, having declared that became a victim of provocation on the part of law enforcement, but the court did not listen to the words of the accused.