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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee carries out visit to Italy, focusing on prison establishments

26/03/2019

The purpose of the visit was to examine the situation of prisoners placed under high and maximum security regime (the so-called “41-bis regime”) as well as various “isolation” and segregation measures (such as court-imposed isolation to life-sentenced prisoners). The delegation also reviewed the...

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Anti-torture Committee publishes report on its visit to Italian “hotspots” and removal centres

10/04/2018

At the outset, the CPT fully recognises the significant efforts invested by the Italian authorities to manage the large-scale arrivals by sea, but it stresses the need for a co-ordinated European approach to address this phenomenon. The report highlights that in the three “hotspots” visited the...

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Activities activities

Ad hoc visit: 12/03/2019 - 22/03/2019


Ad hoc visit: 07/06/2017 - 13/06/2017


Periodic visit: 08/04/2016 - 21/04/2016


Ad hoc visit: 16/12/2015 - 18/12/2015 (return flight)

Periodic visit: 13/05/2012 - 25/05/2012


Ad hoc visit: 14/06/2010 - 18/06/2010

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2013) 30 part 1]
    • Supplementary report: [CPT/Inf (2013) 30 part 2]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2013) 31]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 27/07/2009 - 31/07/2009


Periodic Visit: 14/09/2008 - 26/09/2008


Ad hoc visit: 16/06/2006 - 23/06/2006

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2007) 26]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 27]

Periodic Visit: 21/11/2004 - 03/12/2004


Periodic Visit: 13/02/2000 - 25/02/2000

  • CPT report (in French):  [CPT/Inf (2003) 16]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2003) 17]
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 25/11/1996 - 28/11/1996

  • CPT report (in French):  [CPT/Inf (2003) 14]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2003) 15]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic Visit: 22/10/1995 - 06/11/1995

  • CPT report (in French):  [CPT/Inf (97) 12]
  • Government interim response (in French): [CPT/Inf (97) 12]
  • Government follow-up response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2000) 2]
    • Appendices (in Italian):

Periodic Visit: 15/03/1992 - 27/03/1992

  • CPT report (in French): [CPT/Inf (95) 1]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (95) 2]