Rus News Journal

On Kamchatka criminal case against a trawler of Japan

the Kamchatka interdistrict nature protection Office of Public Prosecutor is brought has filed criminal charges upon an illegal craft of bioresources in an exclusive economic zone of the Russian Federation a Japanese trawler " Marunaka Maru - 28 ".

As have informed on Friday " News " in Office of Public Prosecutor, criminal case is raised to signs of structures of the crimes provided by a part of 2 articles 253 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (infringement of the legislation of the Russian Federation ABT the Continental shelf and an exclusive economic zone of Russia) and a part of 2 articles 201 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (abusing powers). To the captain of a vessel - to the citizen of Japan threatens till five years of imprisonment.

the Arrested person in sea of Okhotsk in the beginning of February frontier guards of Severo - East frontier management of the Coast guard of FSB of the Russian Federation a trawler, having the permission to a craft, given out FGU " Primorrybvod " has caught over limits more than 22 tons of a cod. The illegal craft causes a large damage by the protected law to interests of Russia. The ecological damage, according to preliminary data, has exceeded 300 thousand roubles.

the Vessel is in port of Petropavlovsk. Necessary investigatory actions are carried out. The question on purpose of ecological examination is solved.

Taking into account a real ecological damage as a result of an illegal craft, the question on imposing on a trawler " will be solved; Marunaka Maru - 28 " arrest with a view of civil suit maintenance.

the Legal estimation will be given 2 to actions of the inspector of the Russian State sea inspection which were during a craft with the observer onboard " Marunaka Maru - 28 " and admitted superlimit lov.