Rustavi prison

Prison inspector accused of asking for bribe to get prisoner released early

By | November 12th, 2016|Categories: Crime|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgia’s secret police on Friday arrested a prison inspector for attempted fraud. The suspect is working at prison no 16 in Rustavi south of Tbilisi and is accused of trying to help an acquaintance get a prisoner released earlier in return for USD 7,000 bribe. […]

Riot attempt at Rustavi Prison No 16

By | November 1st, 2012|Categories: News, Prisoner abuse|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch — Prisoners in a prison south of Tbilisi Wednesday protested, demanding the new director’s resignation. Prisoners claim that the director Levan Aburjania, a former policeman, threatened them with torture. Shortly before the new prison minister was approved by the new parliament, […]