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The CPT visits Portugal

16/12/2019

The purpose of the visit was to follow up on the recommendations made by the CPT in its report on the 2016 periodic visit to Portugal regarding police and prison matters. To this end, the CPT’s delegation examined the treatment of persons arrested and detained by the Judicial Police, Public...

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Anti-torture committee urges Portugal to tackle police ill-treatment and the poor treatment of prisoners

27/02/2018

During its 2016 periodic visit to the country, the CPT’s delegation received a considerable number of credible allegations of ill-treatment at the time of apprehension and during police custody. The alleged ill-treatment consisted primarily of slaps, punches and kicks to the body and head as...

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Activities activities

Ad hoc visit: 03/12/2019 - 12/12/2019


Periodic visit: 27/09/2016 - 07/10/2016


Ad hoc visit: 13/05/2013 - 17/05/2013

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2013) 35]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2013) 36]
    • Annexes (in Portuguese) :
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 07/02/2012 - 16/02/2012

  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (2013) 4]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2013) 5]
    • Appendices (in Portuguese):
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 14/01/2008 - 25/01/2008

  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (2009) 13]
  • Government response:  [CPT/Inf (2009) 14]
  • Government follow-up responses:  [CPT/Inf (2011) 1]
    • Appendices  (in Portuguese):

 

Periodic visit: 18/11/2003 - 26/11/2003

  • CPT report (in French):  [CPT/Inf (2007) 13]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (2007) 14]

Ad hoc visit: 17/12/2002 - 20/12/2002

  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (2007) 11]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2007) 12]

Periodic visit: 19/04/1999 - 30/04/1999

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 12]
  • Government interim report (in French): [CPT/Inf (2001) 13]
  • Government follow-up report: [CPT/Inf (2001) 14]

Ad hoc visit: 20/10/1996 - 24/10/1996

  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (98) 1]
  • Government response (in French): [CPT/Inf (98) 2]

Periodic visit: 14/05/1995 - 26/05/1995

  • CPT report:  [CPT/Inf (96) 31]
  • Government interim report (in French): [CPT/Inf (96) 32]
  • Government follow-up report (in French): [CPT/Inf (97) 13]

Periodic visit: 19/01/1992 - 27/01/1992

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (94) 9]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (94) 9]