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The administration of the Dzerzhinsky district of the city of Novosibirsk held a solemn event dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the formation of the special purpose (base) department of the GUFSIN of Russia in the Novosibirsk region.

The jubilee event was attended by: Head of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Novosibirsk Region, Lieutenant General of the Internal Service Andrei Popeto; personnel and veterans of the OSN “Corsair”, employees of institutions of the region’s penal system.

The event was opened by Lieutenant General of the Internal Service Andrei Popeto, who with a welcoming speech addressed the staff of the OSN and veterans, he recalled the goals of creating the unit, outlined significant moments in the history of the unit’s development and wished the employees of the special purpose department professional growth and family well-being.

The event was attended by the widow of the deceased employee Alexander Tolkunov – Elena Anatolyevna. The memory of the soldier of the “Corsair” detachment, the petty officer of the internal service Alexander Tolkunov, who honorably fulfilled his official duty in the North Caucasus will forever remain in our hearts. Caring for the family of the deceased for the Motherland was, is and will be one of the main tasks of the GUFSIN of Russia in the Novosibirsk region.

The employees of the special purpose department were presented with departmental awards and regular special titles. Employees received congratulations from State Duma Deputy Dmitry Savelyev, Chairman of the Public Organization of Veterans and Pensioners of the Penitentiary System in the Novosibirsk Region, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Novosibirsk Region of the Regional Branch of the All-Russian Organization “Officers of Russia”, member of the Public Chamber of the Novosibirsk Region, Colonel of Internal Service (retired) Yuri Soloviev, Deputy Chairman of the Commission for interaction with law enforcement agencies and combating corruption of the Legislative Assembly of the Novosibirsk Region Alexei Andreev, Deputy Head – Head of the Consumer Market Department of the City Hall of Novosibirsk Gennady Vitukhin, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Deputies of the city of Novosibirsk Evgeny Yakovenko, Deputy Head of Administration of the Dzerzhinsky District of the Novosibirsk Region Denis Kolmakov.

After the awarding ceremony, employees and veterans watched a festive concert, during which employees of the region’s penitentiary system, members of their families, famous artists of the city of Novosibirsk and the region performed for them.

The date of February 20 was not chosen by chance. 30 years ago, on this very day in 1991, by order of the Department of Internal Affairs of the Novosibirsk Regional Executive Committee No. 41, a special-purpose detachment was created, which was later transformed into a department, which is an organized, combat unit capable of solving assigned tasks at a high professional level.

Press service of the GUFSIN of Russia for the Novosibirsk region

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

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