Rus News Journal

The Sochi OMON has smoothed out children`s sanatorium

Office of Public Prosecutor of Krasnodar territory has finished investigation of criminal case concerning eight employees OMON of the Department of Internal Affairs of a city of Sochis accused in the excess of powers of office made with application of violence and special means . To them incriminate beating having a rest children`s sanatorium Friendship and inhabitants of settlement Bottom Makopse in July of last year. Number of victims - 21 persons.
criminal case upon beating by police officers of having a rest sanatorium Friendship and inhabitants of settlement Bottom Makopse of Lazarevsky area Sochi has been raised by Office of Public Prosecutor of Krasnodar territory on July, 20th the past year. Accused on business there pass eight employees OMON of the Department of Internal Affairs of Sochi seven from which are in custody. To them incriminate the excess of powers of office made with application of violence and special means (item 286 UK). The consequence has established that on the night of July, 19th during check of documents in a children`s improving complex Friendship militiamen have beaten having a rest and local residents, including minors. Number of victims on this business of 21 persons. As the lawyer of victims Nikolay Shahovitov has informed, 14 volumes of criminal case will be transferred in court after the public prosecutor will sign the bill of particulars. under my data, it should occur not later than January, 25th - the lawyer has specified.

business has received wide publicity after human rights organisations were connected to investigation Committee against tortures the Person and the law Mothers in protection of the rights of the women under investigation arrested and condemned and the Public verdict . They have achieved familiarising with materials of 120 sheets of testimony. If not intervention of legal experts, militiamen would leave from punishment, and guilty of incident would name arrested persons - Tatyana Rudakov, the head of the Krasnodar organisation " confirms; Mothers in protection of the rights of women under investigation .

the Chief of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs of Krasnodar territory Sergey Kucheruk names incident in sanatorium Friendship dual incident . the Element of excess of powers was, and fighters of OMON will be punished, - he has declared. - however the part of fault for happened lies on having a rest . Under the version of mister Kucheruka, field investigators have received the information on possible act of terrorism in one of sanatoria of Sochi. about twelve o`clock in the morning (on July, 19th. - ) police officers have heard noise in territory ` Friendship `. At attempt from militiamen to understand having a rest and local residents have led aggressively, having provoked the conflict - mister Kucheruk has told. He has informed also that incident was investigated by the commission from central office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, and a management of the Sochi OMON has received collectings .

Meanwhile as it became known, in business materials the information that incident in " contains; to Friendship became conflict continuation between fighters of OMON and local residents. The conflict has arisen on the eve of militian spot-check. The consequence has established that two OMON fighters, Arsene Kovalev and Maxim Oshihin, Magri attached to a militian post on a federal highway Don under the arrangement with administration Friendship lived in its territory. On July, 17th they have arranged fight with visitors of cafe the Oasis close to sanatorium. Eyewitnesses assert that OMON fighters were drunk and behaved defiantly.

Next day about midnight the OMON has spent in camp special action . About 50 armed fighters in a camouflage, bullet-proof vests and masks have rushed into camp, have beaten protection and have crushed cafe the Oasis which visitors have put on the earth and have beaten. the big group having a rest and employees of sanatorium have without assigning any reasons brought to regional department, there beat, and released only those who signed the statement that has no claims - one of victims has told on the condition of anonymity. Next day victims have addressed with the statement for illegal actions of militia in Office of Public Prosecutor of Lazarevsky area.

Arsene Kovaleva and Maxim Oshihina have dismissed from militia backdating. Their consequence considers as instigators of a crime. Under data, the commander of the Sochi OMON Nikolay Guzeeva have translated in other division, and the chief of a staff have sent on pension. We will achieve, that responsibility have incurred not only ordinary OMON fighters, but also commanders of group - one of victims has declared.