"The regional court justified four policemen Ruslan Yesanov, deputy head of police department N4 of Almaty district and his colleagues - Marat Temirgaliyev, Dastan Khodzibayev and Asylbek Talasbayev convicted for tortures," said the message.
According to the files, the policemen pushing a suspect to confession of robberies and improvement of crimes investigation used tortures on January 25.
"The court of the first instance sentenced Yesanov to five years in colony, Temirgaliyev has been sentenced to five years imprisonment and deprived of rank of a captain. Talasbayev was sentenced to four years imprisonment and deprived of lieutenant rank. Hodzhibayev was also sentenced to four years and deprived of lieutenant rank. They were deprived of the right to take posts in the law enforcement bodies for three years. The policemen appealed the verdict," said the message.
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