Russian traffic cops beat up running away from the driver and got under court


Photo: Valeriy Melnikov / RIA Novosti

A resident of Kalmykia tried to escape from cops who suspected him of abuse, and was beaten by them, have informed in regional Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) on Monday, July 30.

The police qualified as criminal charges about excess of powers of office (item “a” of part 3 of article 286 of the criminal code). The investigation has been completed. The case is directed for consideration to court.

According to the TFR, on June 10 last year, two police officers, at present, already dismissed from the service, stopped the car of the victim in Elista for verification of documents. The driver was suspected of alcohol use.

“However, the man, denying this fact, began to run away from the police officers,” — said in the investigation. The accused went in pursuit of him, seized and then “exceeded the necessary measures to arrest” the fugitive. Doctors later diagnosed the victim “bodily harm in the form of a closed fracture of the ribs and the surface bruised head wound”.

On 24 July it was reported that the wheelchair in Bratsk was beaten by police after hesitated to return a lost their radio station. In fact the incident is conducted investigation verification.

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