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Facts of drugs use among prisoners detected in Almaty

Inspection carried out by prosecutor's office in Almaty, found evidence of drugs use among persons in correctional institutions of the city, as the press service of the city prosecutor's office reported. "August 16, 2014 at the initiative of the prosecutor's office in Almaty institutions LA-155/1 (SR-1), LA-155/18 (SR-18) Duisi in Almaty and Almaty region were inspected with the assistance of a specialist psychiatrist from Narcological center of Almaty on the facts of the penetration of drugs, and also use their investigative arrested and convicted persons"- said in a statement. As informed by the Office, the test was carried out in different positions and in different cells. Persons who have passed the test, mainly arrested under the Criminal Code, not drug-related.