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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee carries out a 15-day visit to Spain

29/09/2020

In the course of the visit, the CPT’s delegation examined the treatment and conditions of detention of men and women held in several prisons and in the two penitentiary psychiatric hospitals of Alicante and Seville, as well as in a detention centre for juveniles in Algeciras. Further, the...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee publishes report on Spain focusing on prison and police establishments in Catalonia

04/02/2020

The purpose of the visit was to examine the situation in police and prison establishments in the autonomous community of Catalonia and to assess the progress made since the CPT’s previous visits to this region in 2011 and 2012. The report focuses in particular on the situation of prisoners placed...

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Activities activities

Periodic visit: 13/09/2020 - 28/09/2020


Ad hoc visit: 06/09/2018 - 13/09/2018


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


Ad hoc visit: 17/02/2016 - 19/02/2016 (return flight)


Ad hoc visit: 14/07/2014 - 18/07/2014

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2015) 19]
    • Executive summary:
  • Government response: Spanish version: [CPT/Inf (2015) 20] 
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 19/06/2012 - 22/06/2012

  • CPT report: Spanish version: [CPT/Inf (2013) 8]
  • Government response: Spanish version: [CPT/Inf (2013) 9]         
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit: 31/05/2011 - 13/06/2011

  • CPT report: Spanish version: [CPT/Inf (2013) 6]
  • Government response: Spanish version: [CPT/Inf (2013) 7]         
    • Appendices:
  • Publication news flash

Periodic visit 19/09/2007 - 01/10/2007

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2011) 11]
  • Government response: Spanish version:  [CPT/Inf (2011) 12]         
    • Annexes: Spanish version:
  • Publication news flash

Ad hoc visit: 14/01/2007 - 15/01/2007


Ad hoc visit: 12/12/2005 - 19/12/2005


Periodic visit: 22/07/2003 - 01/08/2003


Ad hoc visit: 22/07/2001 - 26/07/2001


Periodic visit: 22/11/1998 - 04/12/1998

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2000) 5]
  • Government interim response: [CPT/Inf (2000) 6]

Ad hoc visit: 21/04/1997 - 28/04/1997

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (98) 9]
  • Government response:  [CPT/Inf (98) 10]

Ad hoc visit: 17/01/1997 - 18/01/1997

  • CPT rapport: [CPT/Inf (2000) 3]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2000) 4]

Ad hoc visit: 10/06/1994 - 14/06/1994

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (96) 9]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (96) 10]

Periodic visit: 10/04/1994 - 22/04/1994

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (96) 9]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (96) 10]

Periodic visit: 01/04/1991 - 12/04/1991

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (96) 9]