Among other videos, TVDATA.TV Russian Stock footage archive we have a vast collection of criminal Footage Clips.

Videos featuring Russian mafia activities during Soviet times and later.

Video of criminal known as Yaponchik (Little Japanese). In Russia Cyrillic it is Япончик. They believe he had connections with Russian intelligence organizations. He operated in Russian and USA. This video is digitized in 10 bit uncompressed from Betacam SP tape recorded in PAL 720×576.

We, TVDATA MEDIA  COMPANY IN RUSSIA, have been licensing Russian Stock footage for quite a while.  Industry professionals, such media researchers and rights clearance specialist from around the world send us various requests.

Here is a sample request on Russian Mafia Stock Footage:

Here’s a list of the types of images I’m looking for:  Russian mobsters/gangsters. Russian mobsters shoot-outs/deaths/assassinations > Russian mobsters being arrested/mugshots. Please let me know if you have any of this material and licensing fees, and if you need more information from me.


We researched footage for Discovery Channel on Serial Killers and you can preview interviews and videos of Serial Killer Roman Burzev. If you need to extract of anything you find useful in your production, please, contact us at for licensing rights cost.

TVDATA Russian Footage Collection has Russian Police videos filmed in various towns and cities over a period of years. Here you can view a day of Moscow MILITSIYA IN  February1998.

If you produce a documentary on Russian Crime you would possible like to have some footage of a prison which is at times hard to impossible to film. We are happy to assist and research in Russian video archives. Here is in example of Russian Prison Video we have:

Other footage from Russian Video Archives:

Nord-Ost terrorist attack  in Moscow theater in 2002.

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