Arrested three defendants in the case about tortures in the Yaroslavl colony

Arrested three defendants in the case about tortures in the Yaroslavl colony

YAROSLAVL, 25 Jul — RIA Novosti. Zavolzhsky district court of Yaroslavl was taken into custody Junior inspector IK-1 Sergey Drachev, senior inspector of the security Department Maxim Yablokov and Deputy chief of the operations division of a colony Sergey Efremova detained previously convicted for torture.

Drachev was placed in jail until September 22, Ephraim till 20 September, according to Yablokov, the timing is not specified.

All three pleaded guilty, Yablokov even wrote a confession. While the detainees and the arrested can’t explain why you showed such cruelty.

The next meeting for another three suspects.

Just are six of the jailers. Whether to recognize the guilt of others is unknown.

Torture in IK-1

Footage of the beating of a prisoner in the Yaroslavl colony No. 1 last week, published “Novaya Gazeta”.

According to her, the incident occurred in June 2017 in penal colony No. 1 in Yaroslavl. A man was beaten “with hands, feet, and unknown items.”

The Federal penitentiary service confirmed the time and place of events recorded in the video. The Ministry said that categorically condemn “the behavior of such employees, and regret the fact that in the penal system, there are cases that diskreditiert service”.

Criminal case about excess of powers of office. Earlier it was reported that the guilty threatens from three till ten years of imprisonment.

The Commissioner for human rights in Russia, Tatiana Moskalkova took the situation under special control. Later it became known that the lawyer Irina Biryukova, posted videos of torture in the Yaroslavl prison, left Russia and asked for state protection for himself and his family.

On Tuesday, the case was transferred to the Central office of the UK.