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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee carries out visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina focussed on law enforcement agencies

30/09/2021

The primary focus of the visit was to examine the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty by police agencies at the State, Entity and Cantonal levels. The treatment and conditions of detention of remand prisoners held in several prison establishments were also examined. Further, the CPT’s...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes report on its 2019 visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina

14/09/2021

The report states that the CPT’s delegation received numerous allegations of physical and psychological ill-treatment of detained persons by law enforcement officials within the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FBiH). The severity of the alleged ill-treatment (e.g., falaka, rape with a...

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Activities Activities

Ad hoc visit: 17/09/2021 - 27/09/2021


Periodic visit: 11/06/2019 - 21/06/2019


Periodic visit: 29/09/2015 - 09/10/2015

  • CPT report: Bosnian version:  [CPT/Inf (2016) 17]
    • Executive summary:
  • Publication news flash
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2017) 2]

Ad hoc visit: 05/12/2012 - 11/12/2012

  • CPT report: Bosnian version: [CPT/Inf (2013) 25]
  • Government response: Bosnian version: [CPT/Inf (2013) 26]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 05/04/2011 - 14/04/2011

  • CPT report: Bosnian version:  [CPT/Inf (2012) 15]
  • Government response: Bosnian version: [CPT/Inf (2012) 16]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 11/05/2009 - 15/05/2009

  • CPT report: Bosnian version: [CPT/Inf (2010) 10]
  • Government response: Bosnian version:  [CPT/Inf (2010) 11]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 19/03/2007 - 30/03/2007

  • CPT preliminary observations: Bosnian version: [CPT/Inf (2007) 34]
  • Government response: Bosnian version: [CPT/inf (2007) 34]
  • Publication news flash
  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2009) 25]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (20009) 26]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 14/12/2004 - 17/03/2004

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2016) 2]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2016) 3]

Periodic visit: 27/04/2003 - 09/05/2003