Investigators in Zabaykalsky Krai has completed the preliminary investigation of the criminal case initiated against members of a criminal gang that had been kidnapping Pets. Among the rustlers were the guards, and the number of victims of their actions were close to two hundred, according to the official website of the regional Department of the RF IC.
Criminal punishment for 36 residents in Zabaykalsky Krai, including four former employees of internal Affairs bodies (initially referred to five detained employees of the Ministry of interior). They are charged under part 2, and part 3 of article 210 of the criminal code (“Establishment, leadership and participation in criminal community”). They are threatened by punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term up to 20 years.
According to investigators, during 2009-2013, the defendants, operating as part of a criminal group, kidnapped and killed livestock, and then sold the meat. All participants of the criminal group is charged with 184 crimes of which 170 theft. “In total, the accused was abducted 630 heads of livestock. The damage to the owners of animals amounted to more than 15 million rubles,” – said in a press release.
The investigation of the criminal case “were of particular complexity, as the studied the criminal activities of the 43 accused, committed for five years 184 crimes, which affected 190 people living in 60 localities in Zabaykalsky Krai”, said RF IC.
In addition, the crimes were committed “under the leadership of the operational staff of the interior Ministry, in conditions of non-obviousness”. In this regard, the investigation was entrusted to the investigators of the first Department for investigation of particularly important cases of the regional investigation Department of the TFR. The result of over 15 thousand proceedings. The volume of materials of criminal case is 175 volumes, 568 audio and video.
“The consequence collected sufficient evidentiary base in this connection criminal case is directed the public Prosecutor to approve the indictment and the further direction in court for consideration in essence”, – concluded in the RF IC.
Previously been investigated and sent to court 14 criminal cases on 63 criminal counts. They were accused in 24 members of this same community. They were all sentenced to various terms of imprisonment.
The police were stealing cattle and was tortured for it is innocent
In 2010, when a gang of police-rustlers were already operating in the territory there was held a trial over the participants of the “police punitive RAID”. It was held in early June 2009. During the RAID, the detained villagers-shepherds Borzya and Zabaikalsk districts law enforcement officers were subjected to brutal rape, beating out from them recognition in the theft of cattle. The victims were also tortured and starved.
In addition, during the investigative experiment on one of the shepherd stops the police openly stolen two sheep-ewes, loading them into their cars. They also illegally seized one victim was a weapon and the other cell phone and passport.
Here is how he described the horrors of the communication with the police 35-year-old victim, Alexander A.: “the Investigator was told that Cats (name of victim changed) now will become a fag. Went to the office three staff members, they grabbed Kotova, bent it, one of them clamped a cats head between your legs. One of the employees pulled Kotova pants. Another employee picked up a police baton, she went to the closet, opened the door. I saw that in the closet on the shelf is a plastic Bank with Shoe cream in black, in which the employee dipped the end of a truncheon. After that he went back to the cats and began to push the end of a truncheon in his anus. I saw that the end of the baton a few inches penetrated into the passage. Cats much screaming, pleaded with the policemen to stop doing it. It lasted about two minutes”.
A year later, almost all the defendants in this case continued to serve in the militia as if nothing had happened. Moreover, they together with the investigator Lazarus went to the victims and threatened them with violenceif they did not change the testimony.
Only in late may 2010 in the TRANS-Baikal district court was directed to applications for provisional suspension of the accused Udayeva, Dondokov, dyukova, Matveev and A. Emelianova from office. The accused ilina measure of procedural coercion was not used because he was already being held in jail for another crime – a policeman accused of accepting bribes (part 2 of article 290 of the criminal code).
In the end, at the end of October 2011, the court sentenced the police officer Erdene Udayeva to six years and three months imprisonment. His colleagues Bato Dondokov, Pavel Emelyanov Vladimir Dyukov received five years and seven months, five years and two months and four years and 10 months, respectively. Finally, the defendant Vladimir Ilyin escaped three years and seven months imprisonment.
And Maxim Matveev was sentenced to three years and 10 months of imprisonment conditionally with a trial period four years.