The Prosecutor’s office conducted an audit in the Yaroslavl colony after prisoner complaints

© Photo : The Portal 76.Hispaniola colony №1 of Yaroslavl. Archive photoThe Prosecutor’s office conducted an audit in the Yaroslavl colony after prisoner complaints© Photo : Portal

The Prosecutor’s office conducted an audit and found no violations in the Yaroslavl prison, where prisoners refused Breakfast and lunch due to low temperature chambers, according to the website of the Supervisory authority.

On Friday, the Federal penitentiary service in the region informed that five convicts of the penal colony No. 1 refused Breakfast and lunch in protest against the cold in the cells and inadequate medical care. Official statements about the hunger strike, they did not. Late of the Federal penitentiary service informed that «dinner at the facility was in normal mode, all the prisoners took their meals in accordance with the established regulations.» The Commissioner for human rights in the Yaroslavl region Sergey Baburkin noted that the conflict is settled.

«The Prosecutor’s office of the Yaroslavl region organized a check on the materials of mass media about the hunger strike of prisoners in IK-1 WFIN of Russia across Yaroslavl region….Violations of the requirements of the legislation to provide detainees with medical care, as well as in terms of compliance with the temperature regime in the premises according to the results of exit is not revealed», — is spoken in the message.

Penal colony No. 1 in Yaroslavl «famous» in the summer. In July «the New newspaper» has published a video beating a prisoner Evgeny Makarov. According to her, the incident occurred in June last year. The Federal penitentiary service later confirmed the time and place of events recorded in the video. Criminal case about excess of powers of office, all members of the stage set. After the scandal, the FSIN has organized around the country the special Commission for check of violence in the colonies.

In late August, «the New newspaper» on its website published a video of the beating of prisoners made in the penal colony №1. According to the publication, the events on record are December 2016. Criminal case upon excess of powers of office with application of physical violence and special means. Video, as well as a record of beating Makarova, has extended the Fund «Public verdict». According to the Foundation, «heroes» video were 18 members of the colony. Fourteen of them charged, they are taken into custody.

It is established that on 29 November 2016, the colony passed a custodial activities during which employees UFSIN beat prisoners with hands, feet and rubber truncheons. Arrested in this case two employees of a colony №8 — Sardor Zubov and Dmitry Nikitenko. Both cases are United in one manufacture, Makarov was one of the victims. In the courts for the arrest of the accused was the name of the second victim — Nikolaev. Later the lawyer of the Fund «Public verdict» Irina Biryukova has told RIA Novosti that in business there were two more victims, their names Tarnowski and Gukasyan.