Saаk Albertovich KARAPETYAN

Deputy Prosecutor General


S.A . Karapetyan was born in 1960 in the settlement Sovetsky, Egorlyksky district, Rostov region. He graduated from Rostov State University named after M.A. Suslov with a degree in jurisprudence in 1983.

1978-1983 – student of Rostov State University named after М.А. Suslov, Rostov-on-Don

1983-1986 – trainee, assistant prosecutor, investigator of the Rostov Prosecutor's Office for Supervision over Compliance with Laws in Correctional Labour Institutions, the Prosecutor's Office of the Rostov Region, Rostov-on-Don

1986-1990 – Prosecutor of the Investigative Department of the Prosecutor's Office of the Rostov Region, Rostov-on-Don

1990-1992 – Senior Prosecutor of the Division for Supervision over Investigation and Inquiry in the bodies of the Ministry of the Interior, the Prosecutor's Office of the Rostov Region, Rostov-on-Don

1992-1993 – Deputy Head of the Division for Supervision over Investigation and Inquiry, the Prosecutor's Office of the Rostov Region, Rostov-on-Don

1993-1996 – Head of the Division for Supervision over Investigation of Major Cases and the Operational-Search Activity, the Prosecutor's Office of the Rostov Region, Rostov-on-Don

1996-2000 - Member of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee for Security, Moscow

2000-2000 – Head of the Department of Legal Support, the Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation, Moscow

2000-2003 – Senior Assistant to the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation (acting as head of the department) - authorized representative of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation in the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Moscow

2004-2004 – Head of the Department of legislative activity, the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, Moscow

2004-2006 – Director of the Department of International Law and Cooperation, the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, Moscow

2006-2016 – Head of the General Department of International Legal Cooperation, the Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation, Moscow.

2016- present – Deputy Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation, Moscow.

He was repeatedly awarded for strengthening the rule of law and order, and has government and departmental awards.

2nd Class State Counselor of Justice.