Subordinates of SIZO head comment on case assaulting journalists
According to the investigation, the suspect repeatedly gave orders to grant the arrestee visits in violation of the established procedure from March 2018 to February 2019.
A criminal case was initiated against the head of Nizhny Novgorod SIZO-1 after it became known that he was privileging some prisoners. Dates in an unresolved format and the delivery of unauthorized food were bonuses.
When the journalists of the Set’ NN came to the administration of the SIZO for comment, they first refused to disclose "personal information" and then cussed out the group, trying to snatch the camera from the operator.
A criminal case was initiated under part 1 of Art. 286 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (Exceeding Official Powers), after which the suspect was dismissed from the state administration bodies of the Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN). The sanction of the article provides for imprisonment for up to four years.