The Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine is in deep mourning over the premature death of OleksandrVasin, the chief forensic expert of the Department of Trasology, Ballistics, Explosive and Weapons Research in the Criminalistics Laboratory. The staff of the Institute expresses sincere condolences to the family and friends of the colleague!
Vasin devoted his entire professional life to expert activity. After graduating from Yurii FedkovychChernivtsi State University in 1993, he worked as a forensic expert in the system of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and the Security Service of Ukraine. During the last five years of his life, he worked at the Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise.
Oleksandr Vasin was a highly qualified specialist in the field of forensic examination and forensic science. During the period of his professional activity, he mastered and conducted various types of forensic examinations: explosives, fingerprinting, trasology, cold weapon research and questioned document examination. In addition, he had the right to carry out work on the search and disposal of explosive devices and substances.
For the conscientious fulfillment of professional duties, Oleksandr Vasin was awarded the honors of the President of Ukraine “For participation in the anti-terrorist operation”, the diploma of the Chief Military Prosecutor's Office and the Institute’s honors.
Oleksandr Vasin will forever remain a professional in his field and an incredibly kind and sincere person!
In sorrowful days, we share the indescribable sadness and longing of those close to Oleksandr Vasin.
Memory Eternal to Oleksandr Vasin!