The court overturned the early release from prison of the former head of the Federal penitentiary service

Alexander Reimer Alexander Reimer
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the Kaliningrad regional court on Friday considered the appeal of Prosecutor’s office of the district court’s decision about conditional early release (UDO) the former head of the Federal penitentiary service Alexander Reimer, the complaint is upheld, reports “Interfax”.

“the Court allowed the appeal of the Prosecutor on the district court’s decision about conditional early release (UDO) the former head of the Federal penitentiary service of Reimer. The convict is released from prison ahead of schedule”, – reported in a press-service of the court.

the Case was considered, despite the introduction of special conditions for the work of the courts in connection with the coronavirus. The judge who sent the case file, found that it is a matter of urgency.

Reimer was sentenced to 8 years in prison for corruption in 2017 to February 2020, the court decided to release him on PAROLE. This decision was appealed by the Prosecutor’s office and FSIN.

the General-the Colonel of internal service Reimer was the Director of the Federal penitentiary service for almost three years. He was convicted of embezzlement in the purchase of electronic bracelets for monitoring under house arrest, informs “the Media”. According to the court, with the help of the head of the FSIN bracelets price 19 thousand roubles was bought by the state for 120 thousand, on which the budget has lost more than 1 billion 200 million rubles.