Police in Nizhny Tagil scored detainee

Stanislav Golovko

Employee of Department of police №17 “Nizhny Tagil” will be criminally liable for the death of a detainee resident of Nizhny Tagil Stanislav Golovko. On Thursday, October 19, the human rights organization “Area law”.

According to investigators, an unidentified policeman beat Golovko from 27 to 30 September, followed by multiple head injuries the man was hospitalized in an ambulance. October 3, the victim died in the hospital.

The identity of the suspect is established. Criminal proceedings were instituted under article 111 (“Deliberate causing of heavy harm to health, entailed death of the victim”) and 286 (“Excess of powers of office with application of violence and with causing of heavy consequences”) the criminal code of Russia.

According to Interfax, the police Department, a man came from suspicion of committing a theft.

All in all since the beginning of year criminal cases have been initiated against 47 police of the Sverdlovsk region, has informed Agency the head a press-services of the regional Department of internal Affairs Valery Burnt.

Earlier in August, in the Stavropol region police beat up a girl for a message to the Investigative Committee about his failure to save a drowning person. So he wanted to intimidate her and get her to refute the testimony. Against the guard brought the case about excess of powers of office.