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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes report on its 2021 periodic visit to Serbia

10/03/2022

In the course of the visit, a significant number of credible allegations of torture and other forms of ill-treatment of detained persons by police officers were received by the CPT’s delegation. These allegations consisted of slaps, punches, kicks and truncheon blows as well as the application of...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee carries out 11-day visit to Serbia

23/03/2021

In the course of the visit, the CPT’s delegation examined the treatment and safeguards afforded to persons detained by law enforcement agencies. It also looked into the treatment and conditions of detention of persons held in three prison establishments, both on remand and sentenced. A further...

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Anti-torture Committee publishes critical report on police ill-treatment in Serbia and the outdated treatment of remand prisoners

21/06/2018

The report highlights that a significant number of allegations of physical ill-treatment of detained persons by police officers were received by the CPT’s delegation in particular in larger urban areas of the country (i.e. Belgrade, Niš and Novi Sad). The physical ill-treatment alleged consisted...

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Activities activities

Periodic visit: 09/03/2021 - 19/03/2021

  • CPT report:  Serbian version:  [CPT/Inf (2022) 3]
    •  Executive summary:  Serbian version: 
  • Government response:  Serbian version:  [CPT/Inf (2022) 4]
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Ad hoc visit: 31/05/2017 - 07/06/2017


Periodic visit: 26/05/2015 - 05/06/2015

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2016) 21]
    • Executive summary:
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2016) 22]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 01/02/2011 - 11/02/2011

  • CPT report:  Serbian version: [CPT/Inf (2012) 17]
  • Government response: Serbian version: [CPT/Inf (2012) 18]
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 19/11/2007 - 29/11/2007


Serbia and Montenegro

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