MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
During the implementation of operational information by the officers of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Republic of Tatarstan, an attempt was made to deliver a batch of prohibited items to the territory of correctional colony No. 8, located in the city of Almetyevsk.
At the checkpoint for the passage of vehicles and goods, a scan of a Scania truck driving into the territory of the institution was carried out under the control of a 45-year-old driver. Six smartphones, six decks of playing cards and yeast were found in the back of the searched car. The prohibited items were hidden in the transported boards. An administrative case has been initiated against the driver.
Since the beginning of the year, officers of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Republic of Tatarstan, while trying to deliver them to institutions, have seized 74 cell phones, blocked 70 delivery channels for prohibited items, and detained 12 citizens.
The Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan reminds that, in accordance with Article 19.12 of the Administrative Offenses Code of the Russian Federation, the transfer or attempt to transfer in any way to persons held in institutions of the penal system, items, substances or food products, the acquisition, storage or use of which is prohibited by law, entails the imposition of administrative fine.
Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan
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