In Primorye, the prisoner brought the inmates to suicide
In Primorsky Krai, the convict was accused of incitement to suicide of their fellow inmates. This was reported on the website of the Investigative Committee for the region.
The investigators found that the defendant systematically beat the victim and demanded money from them. In result because of “constant humiliation of human dignity” two convicts committed suicide.
Criminal case with the approved Prosecutor indictment was sent to court for consideration on the merits. Also IC interested in the lack of proper control by prison administration.
On 16 August the office of the Federal service of execution of punishments (FSIN) of the Yaroslavl region organized a check on the fact of suicide of a prisoner in the penal colony number 2 in Rybinsk; two more prisoners there staged a suicide attempt.
On 15 August, the Investigative Committee opened a criminal case on the fact of beating of prisoners by employees of the Chita colony because of the loss of the Russian national team to Croatia for the 2018 world Cup.