The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia requests reports on investigation of probes and carrying out assessments into violation of rights of children in several regions


The Khabarovsk Territorial Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia is investigating a probe into murder of a minor child (Paragraph C, E of Part 2 of Article 105 of the Criminal Code of Russia). The 20-year-old mother of the child was detained by investigative bodies on suspicion of committing of the murder; she was charged and placed into custody. Also, a probe under Part 1 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code of Russia (negligence) was launched by officers of the regional investigative department into guardianship authorities. The Chairman of the Investigative Committee requested a report on the set of investigative actions carried out in terms of the probe and put their investigation under supervision of the Central Office of the Committee.

Moreover, the attention of Alexander Bastrykin was drawn to two incidents with children in Novosibirsk Region and Altai territory.

Thus, during monitoring of mass media the Novosibirsk Regional Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia detected a publication about gun shooting in the air that took place on July 5, 2021 in a tent camp Kornilovo settlement of Bolotninsky District of Novosibirsk Region. It was preliminary established that about 50 children from all over the region with the specialists of the Bolotninsky Youth Center went to Kornilovo settlement to a field tent camp for two days. On the evening of July 5, 2021, when everyone was on the river bank, four teenagers rushed into the camp from the side of the forest and started shooting into the air. The Novosibirsk Regional Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia organized a procedural assessment of this fact under Paragraph A of Part 1 of Article 213 of the Criminal Code of Russia (hooliganism with use of firearms).

Also, the Altai Territorial Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia organized an assessment upon a material in a social network about presence of children in socially dangerous conditions where their parents don't care about their health, good nutrition and hygiene. In addition, there is no electricity or gas in the house. It terms of the probe an assessment will be given not only to actions of the parents, but also to actions (inaction) of guardianship authorities. At present the children have been removed from the family and are in a social institution.

The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed the heads of regional investigative departments to report about all circumstances of incidents with children and violations of their rights and put the progress and results of the preliminary assessments under supervision.

12 July 2021 10:21

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