March 12 — Day of the penal system
The penal system Russia (UIS) one of the keys to the safety of citizens and prosperous development of the state. In one form or another at all times in a civilized society there have been cases of crime and punishment. In recent centuries the personnel of the penitentiary system not only stood guard over the rest of the population, but also tried to fulfil its main function — to return to society law-abiding citizens. In its current form it counts its existence since March 12, 1879, the date of signing Alexander II decree on the establishment of the prison Department, which consolidated and structured all correctional institutions in the country. Because it is March 12 — Day of the penal system of Russia. It was established in 2010.
A bit of history
UIS Russia was part of the Ministry of interior, however, due to the international commitments of the country was placed under the control of the Ministry of justice. Now before the office task is not to provide manpower for the construction projects or to participate in the struggle with the opposition, so it can contribute to building a legal state. Now it's more open media prestige system, standing on guard of the law and interests of the population.
Day of the penal system not only aims to draw attention to subtle and important work, but also contribute to the appeal of the public to educational work and to social assistance to released prisoners. Every day the employees of the FSIN perform the task of correction, protection, escort, medical service of detainees, education and retraining, and the use of their work. They are a very difficult, dangerous service, and rightfully have their professional date — Day of the penal system.
A look into the future
Now there is a concept aimed at the development of the penal correction system will be implemented by 2020. In accordance with the activities of the FPS should be close to international standards and to contribute to the development of society. The main areas of work of employees of the Federal service will be the following: active use of punishments not involving deprivation of liberty, the prevention of the promotion of criminal subculture and stimulation of lawful behavior of convicted and released. The document suggests not only improving the situation of detainees, but also to raise the salaries of prison personnel. Established on the Day of the employee of criminal Executive system, of course, contributes to the achievement of these goals.
Present and future UIS
The number of employees of the penal correction system is regulated in accordance with international practice and laws of Russia, including high load when working with prisoners. To date, the state of the current employees of the Federal penitentiary service has more than 300 thousand people. They are ready to come students of higher and secondary professional educational institutions. Through training and targeted policy of the state, the profession is becoming more prestigious. Accept greetings in the Day of the employee of criminal-Executive system and employees of research institutions to develop new correctional technologies and methods of work with prisoners that is based on the latest technologies in the field of law, psychology, education and medicine.
Remembering the past, with confidence in the future
On the Day of the employee of criminal-Executive system organizes the concert on the radio and on television. In the institutions operating staff receive awards and certificates. Congratulations to the penal system of friends and colleagues can occur in different forms, as long as it was done from the heart and with love. The main receive a well-deserved congratulations to the staff of UIS in the form of ranks and state awards, including specially installed. Cadets and students of specialized educational institutions taking part in thematic conferences and round tables. Given to honor employees who died during service. Day of the penal system of Russia was the perfect occasion for exchange of experience and international contacts with the participation of veterans, heads of departments, politicians and prison managers.