Born July 28, 1952 in g. Tambov.
. About a year studying at the Moscow machine-tool institute.
. Since 1972 he works in the internal affairs bodies.
. In 1976 he graduated from high school Omsk Police Ministry of Internal Affairs of the USSR specialty "Jurisprudence", then - MVD USSR.
. From 1976 to 1981 he worked in the department to combat burglary 4-th control of the Moscow Criminal Investigation Department (SDM), from 1981 to 1986 - in the department for the disclosure of homicides Moore.
. From 1986 he worked in the 6-m section to combat dangerous manifestations of group and recidivism Moore, from 1988 to 1992 - head of this department.
. On March 3, 1992 - Head of the Regional Directorate for Combating Organized Crime (RUOP).
. In 1993, seeking reassignment RUOP First Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs
. Since February 1993 - Chief RUOP Main Department of Internal Affairs (police department), Mr.. Moscow.
. Repeatedly personally involved in the operations RUOP to free the hostages.
. In 1994, a month before his death, the criminal authority of the Otari Kvantrishvili broadcast of the Moscow TV channel said: "Let Rushailo
think about their children."
. Since October 1996 - First Deputy Chief of Organized Crime (GUOP) Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia.
. October 22, 1996 in
gave an extraordinary press conference. According to him, he "had bad relations" with the First Deputy Interior Minister Valery Petrov, which Rushailo
called dishonorable and leading a dishonest man. The same day, Interior Ministry press service reported on the dismissal Rushailo
. On December 9, 1996 - Adviser to the President of the Federation Council Yegor Stroyev on legal issues and security.
. On May 9, 1998 - Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs.
. Since 1998, oversees the activities Rossiyskogo offices of Interpol.
. In October - November 1998 participated in operations to free hostages and prisoners in the Chechen Republic, . including the release of Presidential Plenipotentiary in Chechnya, Valentin Vlasov, and the representative of the UN High Commissioner captivity in Chechnya.,
. On May 20, 1999 - Minister of Internal Affairs.
. June 14, 1999 - Member of the Security Council of Russia.
. On November 20, 1999 - Deputy Chairman of the Federal anti-terrorism commission.
. March 28, 2001 dismissed the Minister of Internal Affairs and was appointed Secretary of Russia's Security Council.
. Has a rank of colonel.
. Honored Worker of the Interior Ministry.
. He was awarded orders and medals
. Has premium weapons.
Member of the Board of Trustees of the Moscow English Club.
Married. He has three children.