Public Call for Applications for Prospective Civil Consultative Body (CCB) Members

As of 1 January 2015, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights has been performing the tasks of the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) as defined in Article 3 of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (OPCAT), which was promulgated by Act CXLIII of 2011.

Ombudsman Visits Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters

On 19 February 2021, Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters.

Visit to Border Crossing Point at Hegyeshalom

On 19 February 2021, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr. Ákos Kozma paid a visit to the motorway border crossing point between Hegyeshalom (Hungary) and Nickelsdorf (Austria), where he was received by Chief Police Counsellor, Police Brigadier General dr. Zoltán László Urbán, Chief of the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters, and Police Colonel dr. Zsolt Forrai, Head of Law Enforcement Directorate of the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Visits Tolna County Police Headquarters

On 18 February 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights paid a visit to the Tolna County Police Headquarters in Szekszárd, where he was received by Chief Police Counsellor, Police Brigadier General Csaba Szabó, Chief of County Police.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Pays Visit to Francis II Rákóczi Children’s Home of Somogy County

On 18 February 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights paid a visit to the Francis II Rákóczi Children’s Home of Somogy County in Fonyód-Alsóbélatelep.

Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Pays Visit to Szentgotthárd Specialised Nursing Home

On 18 February 2021, Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the Szentgotthárd Specialised Nursing Home.

Visit to Border Crossing Point at Alsószölnök

On 18 February 2021, Ombudsman Dr. Ákos Kozma paid a visit to the border control post between Alsószölnök (Hungary) and Neumarkt (Austria), where he was received by Chief Police Counsellor, Police Colonel Ferenc Szabó, Head of Western Hungary Border Police Directorate of the Rapid Response and Special Police Services, and Police Lieutenant-Colonel Ernő Knob, Head of Public Safety and Border Police Unit of the Law Enforcement Directorate of the Vas County Police Headquarters.

Visits to Border Crossing Points at Tornyosnémeti and Bánréve

On 10 February 2021, Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the border crossing points between Tornyosnémeti (Hungary) and Milhosť (Migléc, Slovakia), and between Bánréve (Hungary) and Kráľ (Sajószentkirály, Slovakia), where he was received by Police Counsellor, Police Colonel Dr. Tamás Sándor Mecser, acting Chief of County Police, and Police Colonel Dr. Gábor Toldi-Tóth.

Ombudsman Visits Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Remand Prison

Within the framework of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT) National Preventive Mechanism (NPM), Ombudsman Dr. Ákos Kozma and his staff members made an on-site inspection at the Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Remand Prison on 10 February 2021.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Visits Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Police Headquarters

On 10 February 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights paid a visit to the Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Police Headquarters.

Ombudsman Visits Nógrádszakál–Ráróspuszta Border Crossing Point

On 2 February 2021, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights paid a visit to the Nógrádszakál–Ráróspuszta border crossing point, accompanied by Director of Police Complaints of the OCFR Dr. Domonkos Wildner, Police Counsellor, Police Lieutenant-Colonel Sándor Zahorecz, Director of Law Enforcement of the Nógrád County Police Headquarters and Deputy Chief of County Police, and Police Lieutenant-Colonel László Knyazoviczki, Head of Border Police Subdivision of the Law Enforcement Division of the Szécsény Police Department.

Dr. Ákos Kozma Visits Balassagyarmat Border Crossing Point

On 2 February 2021, at the border crossing point between Balassagyarmat (Hungary) and Slovenské Ďarmoty (Tótgyarmat, Slovakia), the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights was informed about all those measures that had been adopted in connection with ensuring the smooth flow of traffic in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.