Newspaper edition «Zahist Prav» has received the letter addressed to the editor-in-chief of the nation-wide legal edition S.S.Vepritskiy from the chief of Kharkov Pre-trial Detention Center № of 27 V.M.Pisklov. In which employees of Kharkov Pre-trial Detention Center express gratitude to the editor-in-chief and newspaper editorial board for the special reporting about Kharkov Pre-trial Detention Center, printed in the newspaper «Zahist Prav» (January, №2 2011).
Government penitential service of Ukraine
Kharkov investigation insulator of management of state department in Ukraine in questions implementation of punishments in Kharkov area
Kharkov, Poltavskiy Shlyah Street, 9, 61093, tel. (057)372-60-58, code of Unique state register of enterprises and organizations of Ukraine 08564587
Main director of legal edition
Kharkov, Poltavskiy Shlyah Street, 9, 61052
Dear Sergey Sergeevich!
Kharkov Pre-trial Detention Center employees are grateful to you, as to the mail director, and to the editorial college of newspaper, namely Anna Husarova, Sergey Trotsenko, Alexey Horunzhenko and Konstantin Balyaev for the article “From the Prison and from the Sumy…” printed in the newspaper “Zahist Prav” (edition №2 January-February 2011).
We express sincere gratitude for the objective, just, kind words in our address. Society gained a foothold negative opinion both about penitential system in general and directly about the pre-trial detection centers. All the efforts as for the improvement of the conditions and providing the persons with their rights, who are there will be in vain if mass media does not help to change this opinion. In most cases mass media representatives wish to see and tell the negative, because it is easier to get interested the reader, and all the persistent work of the pre-trial detection center staff, who make the improvements, stay “out of shot”.
Special reporting about Kharkov pre-trial detection center, published in the newspaper, put your comment, as a specialist, a lawyer and the thought of A.Horunzhenko about the pre-trial detection center conditions and a try to compare with Europe standards, this mark of the pre-trial detection center staff work during many years, expounded on a review of the society, will influence the new, positive opinion about penitential system in general.
Thanks for the reporting and we hope for our further cooperation.
With kind regards
Kharkov Pre-trial Detection Chief