Full name: Dmitriy Nikolaevich Karelov

Date of birth: 10/28/1979

Marital status: married

Place of birth: Kharkiv Oblast, Kupyansk

Places of residence:

Kharkiv Oblast, Kupyansk, Yuvileiny microdistrict, 10, sq. 39;

Kharkiv Oblast, Kupyansk, Yuvileiny microdistrict, 13, sq. 55.

Possible place of residence: Kharkiv region, Kupyansky district, Kurylovka village

Education: Kharkiv Oblast, Kupyansk, School № 4

Passport of a citizen of Ukraine: MK109756

Can travel on the following vehicles:

– Black Mitsubishi outlander xl, 2006-2008, license plate: AX2929VE

– Volkswagen passat b6 station wagon, gray color, Kharkov license plate

Mobile numbers: +380667074899, +3809532270305

Occupation: t.n. Deputy Mayor of Kupyansk, Kharkiv region



Wife -Inna

Education: Kharkov Regional Institute of Public Administration of the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine


Son – Sasha

Daughter Tanya

Labor/Political Path:

2017 – Director of Kupyansk Housing and Communal Enterprise No. 1 in the Kharkiv region;

2020 – deputy of the Kupyansk City Council;

2021 – Head of the municipal enterprise “Blagoustriy mista”;

2021 – Deputy Mayor of Kupyansk.

Activities on the side of the rf

Voluntarily began to cooperate with the collaborators, together with the mayor of Kupyansk, spread narratives among the local population about the need to support the occupation troops, contribute to the actions of the invaders and provide all-round assistance.

Together with the mayor, Gennadiy Matsegora, they agreed with the occupiers to “peacefully surrender” the city, but at the same time provided the occupiers with all the conditions for quiet living and life in the city.

He urged the local population to cooperate with the occupying forces, and offered the law enforcement agencies and municipal services of the city to assist the occupying forces.

Transmitted information to the occupation troops about possible locations of Ukrainian armed forces. Moreover, he passed on information about the best ways to approach Kharkov.