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The team of the National Preventive Mechanism visited today the Police Administration of Zaječar. At the seat of the Police Administration, they visited the premises for detention of persons who are there pursuant to the Law on Road Traffic Safety and Law on Offences and at the moment of visit, there were no detainees.

Furthermore, members of the NPM team visited the premises for detention at the District Prison in Zaječar, where persons are detained pursuant to the Criminal Procedure Code and interviewed one detained person, collected data on the conditions where detained persons stay and on the treatment they receive.

At both institutions of detention, official persons cooperated with the NPM team, provided them with undisturbed access to documentation, premises and conversation with employees.
The NPM shall execute a report on the paid visit and issue corresponding recommendations via competent channels.