Andrei Babushkin, Genri Reznik and Valentin Gefter Included in Working Group on Reform of Ministry of Internal Affairs

posted 19 Jun 2012, 04:07 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 19 Jun 2012, 04:07 ]
Source: (info), 15/06/12 

· Human rights defenders  · Ministry of Internal Affairs 

The Minister of Internal Affairs Vladimir Kolokoltsev has signed a decree establishing an expanded working group on the further reform of the police. Noted human rights defenders, deputies, lawyers and experts are included in the working group, reports, citing the ministry's official website. Within the framework of the working group the Ministry of Internal Affairs will establish a dialogue with the opposition in connection with the holding of mass protests. The group is planned to examine structural and organisational problems, as well as the question of whether to introduce a mandatory anonymous survey of police officers. [Read more]