In a house in the village of Golikovo near Moscow, the body of Vladimir Makarov, the former deputy head of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation for combating extremism, was found. According to preliminary data, he committed suicide.
“The incident took place on the morning of February 13th. The body of 72-year-old former deputy head of the Main Directorate for Combating Extremism of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Major General Vladimir Makarov, was found in a country house in the village of Golikovo near Moscow. It has been preliminarily established that he committed suicide. TASS in law enforcement agencies.
“Moscow’s comsomolets” reports that the body of Vladimir Makarov was discovered by his wife at about 7 o’clock in the morning. The colonel-general’s family called for doctors, but it was not possible to save him.
On January 27, Russian President Vladimir Putin, by his decree, removed Vladimir Makarov from the post of deputy head of the department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for combating extremism. Then it was reported about personnel changes in the central office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and departments of the department.