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Visits

NPM on 21 June 2016 visited Detention center for foreigners in order to follow-up the implementation of the recommendations addressed in 2015. On this occasion, interviews were conducted with the present foreigners in the detention center.

On the same day, NPM visited the Penal-correctional Institution Padinska Skela. The reason for this visit was to monitor the treatment of transgender people who are in the department for accommodation of misdemeanors.

NPM team visited Leskovac Police Department and regional police stations on 30 and 31 May 2016. The visit was carried out to in order to monitor the general tretment of police toward PDLs and refugees / migrants.

NPM team, on 19 May 2016, visited the Home for adults Kulina, in order to determine the treatment of beneficiaries and the conditions in which they reside. Beside the deputy ombudsman for the protection of the rights of PDLs and the representatives of the Serbian Ombudsman, members of the NPM team were also representatives of associations Initiative for the rights of people with mental disabilities (MDRI-S) and a specialist in forensic medicine.

NPM Team, on 25 and 26 April 2016, visited Police Department Niš, with regional police stations, and Institute for Youth Education in Nis. The visit was carried out in order to monitor the general tretment of the police toward PDLs and refugees / migrants, as well as the treatment of juvenile refugees / migrants in the Institute for Youth Education in Nis.

Deputy Ombudsman, in the performance of NPM, in cooperation with the representative associations of the Belgrade Center for Human Rights, on 03 March 2016 at night, visited Admission Centre Sid. The visit was unannounced and at that time there were no irregularities in the treatment of refugees / migrants.