CPT urges European states to hold persons in remand detention only as a measure of last resort and in adequate conditions20/04/2017
In many European countries the persistent problem of overcrowding in prisons is due to a large...
CPT publishes report on its UK visit: criticism levelled at spiralling violence and lack of safety in prisons; and inadequate safeguards to protect patients in mental health settings highlighted19/04/2017
In the report, the CPT welcomes the recent recognition by the authorities to reform the prison...
During the visit, the CPT delegation paid special attention to the situation of three categories...
27 March - 6 April - periodic visit to Belgium
28 March - 4 April - periodic visit to Slovenia
4 April - high-level talks in Lithuania
31 March - meeting with Frontex Director
Bulgaria, Estonia, Montenegro, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine
Albania, Andorra, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Norway, Romania, Slovak Republic
- 409 visits carried out (242 periodic visits + 167 ad hoc visits)
- 356 CPT reports published
So far this year:
- 6 visits carried out (4 periodic + 2 ad hoc)
(as at 20 April 2017)