The employee of the municipal police Janis B. on Saturday morning wrote: "there is No tragedy, since most of the citizens of Russia". Sunday morning he apologized. His profile currently locked.

The chief of the Riga municipal police Juris Lucas apologized for the actions of his employee in front of the relatives of the victims. The conduct of a police officer contrary to the principles of Police work, samoupravlenie, he said. "About statements launched an internal investigation to assess the employee's activities and to decide on its consistent position," wrote Lucas.