Police in Sri Lanka arrested two men who shot a video where one of them pulls up on a moped to a cardboard figure of a police officer and offers him money, and has published in social networks.
About it reports The Daily Mirror.
Later a movie character, and the operator was detained by the police.
The young people were charged with humiliation of the police, creating a negative image of the law enforcement system and the destruction of public property (although the video that the man only touched the figure but didn’t break it).
Their case was heard in court on 3 January, after which both were released on bail.
According to the BBC, Sri Lanka widespread bribery of police officers to avoid formal fines and long cases in the courts.
According to the human rights organization Transparency International, police is the most corrupt social institution in Sri Lanka, and at the end of December in local social networks went live about two cops, caught on a bribe close to the main police Department.
We will remind, on December 18, in the settlement of city type of Domanevk the Nikolaev area, detained the Deputy of the local Council Hope Mazalova on suspicion in extortion of a bribe.