The state Bureau of investigation (GBR) opened a pre-trial investigation on the fact of rebellion in the Odessa prison, reported the press service of the RRG.

“Investigators of territorial administration of the State Bureau of investigation, located in Nikolaev, began pre-trial investigation on the fact of official negligence of employees of the state institution “South Bay correctional colony No. 51″ in the city of Odessa”, – stated in the message.

It is noted that the reason for the riot was “inappropriate conditions of detention and the terrible quality of food.”

“This was repeatedly reported of the prison administration, but no response to improve their stay-held saw. Such actions led to the fact that on the territory of the colony there was a revolt of prisoners, in which the fire started. Fire damaged the building of the institution of corrections, fire equipment and other property,” – said the Agency.

The press service also noted that the actions of the workers “South of the penal colony №51” and other law enforcement officials investigators RRG see the signs of a crime under part 2 St. 367 Criminal code of Ukraine (negligence).

Currently, Prime investigative actions.

As reported in the southern penal colony №51 (Odessa) during the riots on Monday were injured, according to preliminary data, four employees of a colony, they were given medical care, no fatalities.

The situation is completely controlled by law enforcement. The instigators of the unrest is isolated, the prisoners are being negotiated.

In the Unified register of pretrial investigations included information under article 392 (actions disorganizing operation of institution of execution of punishments) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.

Parliament Commissioner for human rights, Lyudmila Denisova, citing data from its representative in the southern regions of Alexander Ostapenko reported that the colony has taken out five of the violators of the regime, and taken hostage by health-care workers and security guards were released.

The Ombudsman pointed out that previously the cause of the riot were the searches that were conducted among prisoners.