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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee visits France

04/12/2018

The main objective of the visit was to examine the treatment and conditions of detention of persons deprived of their liberty under immigration and asylum law. In the course of the visit, the delegation held consultations with senior officials of the Ministry of the Interior and of the Ministry...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee announces visits to eight states in 2019

12/04/2018

The Committee intends to examine the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the following countries: Armenia Bosnia and Herzegovina Denmark France Greece Iceland Ireland “The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” Persons in possession of information concerning deprivation of liberty...

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CPT publishes report on France

07/04/2017

During the visit, the CPT’s delegation paid particular attention to the conditions of detention in three remand prisons affected by severe overcrowding as well as to the regime applied to certain categories of sentenced prisoners in different establishments, including in a unit for “radicalised”...

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Activities activities

Ad hoc visit: 23/11/2018 - 30/11/2018


Periodic visit: 15/11/2015 - 27/11/2015


Periodic visit: 28/11/2010 - 10/12/2010

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2012) 13]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2012) 14]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 25/11/2008 - 01/12/2008 (Guyana)

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2009) 32]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2009) 33]

Periodic visit: 27/09/2006 - 09/10/2006

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2007) 44]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2007) 45]

Ad hoc visit: 13/12/2004 - 20/12/2004 (La Réunion)

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2005) 21]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2005) 22]

Ad hoc visit: 11/06/2003 - 17/06/2003

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2004) 6]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/inf (2004) 7]

Ad hoc visit: 17/06/2002 - 12/06/2002

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2003) 40]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/inf (2003) 41]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 14/05/2000 - 26/05/2000

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2001) 10]
  • Government response (in French):  [CPT/inf (2001) 11]

Periodic visit: 06/10/1996 - 18/10/1996

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (98) 7]
  • Government responses (in French): [CPT/Inf (98) 8]

Ad hoc visit: 20/07/1994 - 22/07/1994

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (96) 2 Part 1]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (96) 2 Part 2]

Ad hoc visit: 03/07/1994 - 07/07/1994 (Martinique)

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (96) 24 Part 1]
  • Government observations and follow-up report (in French): [CPT/Inf (96) 24 Part 2]

Periodic visit: 27/10/1991 - 08/11/1991

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (93) 2 Part 1]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (93) 2 Part 2]
    • Annexes (in French):
  • Government follow-up report (in French): [CPT/Inf (94) 1]