Cops Driving Expensive Cars to Be Probed, Russian Minister Says

Russia’s top cop said he plans to investigate police officers who drive expensive cars for possible corruption.

“This is a concern for us,” said Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev, who was Moscow police chief before being promoted by President Vladimir Putin last month. “There are lots of problems, I’m not hiding that,” Kolokoltsev said at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum today.

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