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09:57 Mar 14, 2004
Russian to English translations [Non-PRO] Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Russian term or phrase:krasnie khati
A drug user says that these are prisoners who work for the police.
(possibly they mean who work for the guards). As a result they are able to obtain heroin.
I am sure we have an equivalent in English, but just cannot think what it is!