The Kurgan region police conducts pre-investigation checks on the fact of death of a man detained for drug trafficking. The defendant jumped from the balcony of the sixth floor of the police, according to the official site of regional UMVD.

The deceased was a local resident, detained on the afternoon of 14 November in Kurgan by the staff of management on control over drug trafficking. During the personal search he seized more than 10 grams of drugs of synthetic origin.

The investigative Department of investigative management of UMVD of Russia on the city of Kurgan criminal case was initiated under part 4 of article 228.1 of the criminal code (“Illegal manufacture, sale, or shipment of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogs”).

Around 9:00 on 15 November the prisoner was in the corridor on the sixth floor of the Department for control over drug trafficking of regional UMVD. “The detainee opened the balcony door and jumped out. As a result of falling from the got injuries he died before the arrival of the ambulance,” – said in a press release.

The guards started checking the fact of possible suicide. The corresponding order was given by BP.and.about. the chief of UMVD of Russia across the Kurgan region police Colonel Alexander Postovalov.

Meanwhile, in the RF IC noted that jumped off the sixth floor of a 22-year-old man was in the building of the Department for control over drug trafficking “without procedural arrest”.

In connection with the death of a young man investigators opened a criminal case under paragraph “C” of part 3 of article 286 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Excess of powers of office”), reports the official website of the regional Department of the RF IC. Often a qualified get case about the use of detainees to torture. The guards, if convicted in the death of a man, faces a sentence of 10 years imprisonment.

Additionally, in the third quarter (July-September) 2016, the departments of police, detention center and jail Russia killed 27 people arrested. Such data led “the Media” with reference to the project “Russian case”.

In the departments of internal Affairs 16 people dead, in jail or eight, in the detention center – two, one man died during interrogation in the Center “e”.

The most common (ten cases) the cause of death of the detainees was suicide by hanging. In addition, four people were killed after falling from the Windows of the police, seven people died from a “sudden deterioration”, one from a heart attack. Two detainees died after being beaten, one of them received trauma in the police Department.

The youngest was 18, oldest was 55 years. Among the dead was a woman.



In Kurgan, the detainee fell to his death by jumping from the sixth floor of Ministry of internal Affairs 15.11.2016

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