Between 1999 and 2006 Ustinov Vladimir Vasilievich was the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation. From June 2006 to May 2008. - Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation, and then authorized representative of the President in the Southern District. Vladimir Vasilievich - the first Russian prosecutor general, elected for the second term.

A family

Vladimir Vasilyevich Ustinov, whose biographydescribed in this article, was born on February 25, 1953 in the Khabarovsk Territory, in the city of Nikolaevsk-on-Amur. When he was 6 years old, his father received a transfer to work in the Krasnodar Territory. There he also moved his family. Vladimir Vasilyevich has an older brother. He and the father worked as prosecutors.

Education and the army

After graduation from high school Vladimir settled himselfto work for the Korenovsky sugar factory as a turner-toolmaker, until he was drafted into the army. He served from 1972 to 1974. After returning from the army, Vladimir Ustinov entered the Kharkov Institute for a law department and graduated in 1978. After he defended his candidate in the Moscow Academy on the topic of combating terrorism.

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After graduation from the Kharkov Institute VladimirVasilievich arranged a trainee in the prosecutor's office. Then he quickly climbed the career ladder: he first became a simple, then senior assistant to the prosecutor in the Korenovsky district. In 1983, V. Ustinov was appointed deputy prosecutor in the Don district, and later - prosecutor of the Gulchevsky district.

In 1985, Ustinov was appointed to the sameposition in Khostinsky district of Sochi, and then he was transferred to Sochi for the position of prosecutor. From 1994 to 1997 Ustinov Vladimir Vasilievich was the head of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation, and was later appointed first deputy prosecutor of the Krasnodar Territory

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Transfer to Moscow

In 1999 Ustinov was appointed to the position of Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation and received a transfer to Moscow. Later, in the same year, he began acting as Russia's Attorney General. In 2000, he was already appointed to them officially and joined the Security Council of the Russian Federation.

In 2005 Vladimir Vasilievich was confirmed in the post of Prosecutor General for another five years of service. But in 2006 the Federation Council of Russia received and granted the request of the President of Russia to release V.V. Ustinov from his post at his request. Since 2006, Vladimir was appointed Minister of Justice of Russia after the resignation of M. Fradkov. But in 2008, Vladimir Vasilievich was removed from his post. Since May of the same year, Ustinov Vladimir Vasilievich is the plenipotentiary representative of the Russian president in the Southern District.

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Ustinov's activity as the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation

From 1998 to 1999 Vladimir Vasilievich was on the post of Deputy Prosecutor General of Russia. He supervised the department for overseeing the observance of federal security and inter-ethnic North Caucasian relations. The task was not easy: it was necessary to achieve compliance with the law in a complex regional situation.

Prosecutors fought against bandits and terrorism,restored the rule of law in Chechnya. Most of the problems were solved thanks to the principles of Ustinov. He personally joined many complex investigations and conducted public prosecutor's checks.

Vladimir Ustinov - the first of the chiefslaw enforcement bodies that formed the Office of the Prosecutor General's Office in the new districts and appointed deputies in charge of their work. The main task was to create a single legal state sphere by bringing regional legal acts in line with federal laws and the Constitution of the Russian Federation.

In the year 2000 Vladimir personally supervised the investigation into the death of the Russian nuclear submarine Kursk in the Barents Sea. Ustinov VV not only attended the raising of the destroyed ship, but also talked about the causes of the disaster. He also investigated the terrorist attacks in Volgodonsk and Moscow, conducted the case of V. Gusinsky and Media-Most, and Y. Goldovsky on the seizure of Nord-Ost and Sibur.

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Vladimir Ustinov forced all the chiefsprosecutors support public prosecution in the processes, if they cause public outcry. And he set an example for everyone. In 2001, Vladimir Vasilievich acted as a public prosecutor in the case of Raduyev, a Chechen terrorist who praised the Kizlyar hospital in 1996 and took hostages in Pervomaisky.

Also in the number of high-profile cases, which dealt withVladimir Vasilievich, entered "YUKOS" and the persecution of Yulia Tymoshenko, former Prime Minister of Ukraine. In 2001, when a bus with people was captured by criminals in Nevinnomyssk, V.V. Ustinov and a representative of the Russian president were offered to release hostages in exchange for them.

Under Vladimir Vasilievich, the Prosecutor General's Officeplayed a significant role in the redistribution of property. Berezovsky was under investigation, but he was able to leave for the UK. And Lebedev and Khodorkovsky were convicted in 2005. Co-owners of the Yukos company (L. Nevzlin, V. Dubov and M. Brudno) managed to leave the country.

The activities of Vladimir V. Ustinov, supported by Vladimir Putin, forced all other influential and large business owners to become much more loyal to the state.

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Personal life

Ustinov V.V. was married to Nadezhda Alexandrovna, who is now a housewife. They had a son, Dmitry and daughter Irina. The son worked in the presidential administration and married the daughter of Deputy Prime Minister I. Sechin. The daughter of Vladimir Ustinov, Irina, is an assistant prosecutor in the Khostinsky district of Sochi, where he lives.

Awards and titles

Closed decree of the President of the Russian Federation in 2001. Ustinov V. V. was awarded for the heroism and courage, which he showed in the performance of special assignments, was awarded the title of Hero of Russia and a special badge - the medal "Gold Star".

Vladimir Ustinov was awarded many medals, as well as orders. among them:

  • "For services to the Fatherland" (third and fourth degree);
  • two Orders of Courage;
  • Order of Alexander Nevsky;
  • St. Prince Dmitry Donskoy first degree;

Ustinov V.V. - Acting Counselor of Justice (1, 2 and 3 classes) and the Russian Federation, Doctor of Law, Honorary Worker of the Russian Prosecutor's Office, Member of the Association of Lawyers of the Russian Federation. He received the "Person of the Year" award from the biographical institute and the National Award of Peter the Great.