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The CPT publishes report on Sweden

09/09/2021

The main objective of the visit was to review the measures taken by the Swedish authorities in response to the recommendations made by the Committee after previous visits. For this purpose, the delegation visited six police detention facilities (in Avesta, Malmö, Stockholm – Norrmalm, Södermalm...

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Council of Europe anti-torture Committee visits Sweden

01/02/2021

A delegation of the Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) carried out a periodic visit to Sweden from 18 to 29 January 2021. It was the Committee's sixth periodic visit to the country. The main objective of the visit was...

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Activities activities

Periodic visit: 18/01/2021 - 29/01/2021


High-level talks: 18/10/2016


Periodic visit: 18/05/2015 - 28/05/2015

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (2016) 1]
    • Executive summary:  
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (2016) 20]

Periodic visit: 09/06/2009 - 18/06/2009


Periodic visit: 27/01/2003 - 05/02/2003


Periodic visit: 15/02/1998 - 25/02/1998


Ad hoc visit: 23/08/1994 - 26/08/1994

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (95) 5]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (95) 12]

Periodic visit: 05/05/1991 - 14/05/1991

  • CPT report: [CPT/Inf (92) 4]
  • Government response: [CPT/Inf (92) 6]
  • Government follow-up report: [CPT/Inf (93) 7]