The Council of Europe anti-torture Committee announces periodic visits to eight countries in 2025


The Committee intends to examine the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the following countries: Azerbaijan Belgium Germany Greece Liechtenstein Montenegro Romania Spain Persons and organisations in possession of relevant information concerning the situation of persons deprived of...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee (CPT) holds high-level talks in Montenegro


The talks focused on the longstanding concerns of the Committee regarding the treatment of persons held by the police, accountability and effectiveness of investigations into allegations of ill-treatment. Also discussed was the system of remand detention in Montenegro, notably poor regimes and...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee (CPT) publishes report on its 2022 ad hoc visit to Montenegro


The report highlights that a considerable number of allegations of serious physical ill-treatment of detained persons by police officers were received by the CPT’s delegation. These included allegations against officers from the Sector for the Fight against Organised Crime and Corruption, Special...

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High-level talks: 15/02/2024 - 16/02/2024

Ad hoc visit: 07/06/2022 - 13/06/2022

Periodic visit: 09/10/2017 - 16/10/2017

Periodic visit: 13/02/2013 - 20/02/2013

Periodic visit: 15/09/2008 - 22/09/2008

  • CPT report:  Montenegrin version: [CPT/Inf (2010) 3]
  • Government response: Montenegrin version: [CPT/Inf (2010) 4]
  • Publication news flash

Serbia and Montenegro


Periodic visit: 16/09/2004 - 28/09/2004