Investigative Committee completed the investigation into the second case of the former deputy head of the Federal Penitentiary Service Korshunov

The investigation into the second case of the former deputy head of the Federal Penitentiary Service Korshunov about the theft of almost 95 million rubles has been completed, before that he had already received 9 years for embezzlement – IC RF …

Rector "Shaninki" ready to cooperate with the investigation, the PMC said

MOSCOW, 8 Dec – The rector of the Moscow Higher School of Social and Economic Sciences (“Shaninka”) Sergei Zuev, arrested in the case of fraud, is ready to cooperate with the investigation, but does not admit his guilt, the Public Monitoring Commission (POC) of Moscow said. “Zuev told us that he does not understand the … Read more

Employees of the central office of the Federal Penitentiary Service left for Valdai after a fire in IK

MOSCOW, 6 Dec – A group of employees of the central office of the Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN) of Russia was sent to the Novgorod region to conduct an inspection and establish the causes of the fire in the colony, due to which one person died and four were injured, according to the regional department … Read more

The court extended the arrest to the rector "Shaninki" Zuev

MOSCOW, Dec 3 – The Tverskoy Court of Moscow until March 7 extended the term of arrest for the rector of the Moscow Higher School of Social and Economic Sciences (“Shaninka”) Sergei Zuev, accused of fictitious employment of employees at the university and embezzlement of funds, the press secretary of the court Olga Bondareva said. … Read more

An escaped prisoner was detained in the Samara region

SAMARA, 3 Dec – A prisoner who escaped from a colony in the Samara region was detained, the press service of the regional department of the Federal Penitentiary Service said. Earlier, the press service of the department reported that on December 2, Radik Gaifutdinov, who was convicted under part 1 of Article 226 of the … Read more

Basmanny court recognized legal initiation of new cases against Navalny

MOSCOW, Dec 1 – The Basmanny Court of Moscow has recognized the initiation of two more criminal cases against Alexei Navalny as legal, the court said. “Complaints filed in accordance with Article 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure of the Russian Federation were dismissed,” said Kristina Bulygina, press secretary of the court. One of … Read more

Ex-chief of IK-15 in Angarsk arrested on charges of taking bribes

IRKUTSK, 1 Dec – The former head of IK-15 was arrested in Irkutsk on charges of accepting a large bribe, according to the SUSK RF of the region. The Investigative Committee has charged the former head of correctional colony No. 15 of the Russian Federal Penitentiary Service for the Irkutsk Region under the article on … Read more

The FSIN denied reports of beating up prisoners in pre-trial detention center-6 in Moscow

MOSCOW, 30 Nov – The information of a number of media outlets about the beating by cellmates of two prisoners in pre-trial detention center No. 6 does not correspond to reality, the Moscow Federal Penitentiary Service reported on Tuesday. “A number of media outlets are spreading information that suspects, accused and convicts are beaten in … Read more

The prisoner sued the FSIN for the ban on speaking Chechen in the colony

VLADIVOSTOK, 29 Nov – Mansur Razhaev, sentenced to life imprisonment in Dagestan for encroaching on the life of a law enforcement officer and an armed rebellion, sued the FSIN 2,000 rubles for the fact that the administration of the colony in the Khabarovsk Territory forbade him to speak his native Chechen language during video communication … Read more

Died ex-deputy director of the Federal Penitentiary Service Nikolay Barinov

MOSCOW, 28 Nov – Former deputy director of the Federal Penitentiary Service Nikolai Barinov died on Sunday, said the head of the State Duma committee on information policy, information technology and communications, Alexander Khinshtein. “Former deputy director of the Federal Penitentiary Service, Nikolai Barinov, died today at the age of 63,” – said in a … Read more

Zhirinovsky gave advice on how to recruit employees of the Federal Penitentiary Service

MOSCOW, 26 Nov – The situation with torture and abuse in the Federal Penitentiary Service will be corrected only by the arrival of new people in the system, employees need to be recruited according to a general competition, says the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia Vladimir Zhirinovsky. On Thursday, the Russian president … Read more

Information on violations in the colony is being checked in the Kirov region

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, 26 Nov – The Investigative Committee and the Prosecutor’s Office are conducting an inspection at the request of the HRC members about the violations found in IK-6 in the Kirov region, the press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the region reported. Earlier, members of the Presidential Council for the … Read more