Maksim Klimovich

former police officer

Date of detention: 17 August 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code - Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1

Maksim Klimovich is a former riot police officer. He left the police after the election of 2010.

This summer, he left to live in Poland, but was forced to return. A few days after his return, on August 17, he was detained at home in the village of Chaciežyna near Minsk. The search was carried out under Article 342 of the Criminal Code (actions that grossly violate public order).

After the detention, GUBAZIK officers recorded a video confession showing the former riot police officer admitting to intending to "oppose law enforcement officers" on August 9-11 last year.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 1. 220030, Minsk, vulica Valadarskaha 2

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