Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Visits Vác Strict and Medium Regime Prison

On 7 October 2020, Ombudsman Dr. Ákos Kozma visited the Vác Strict and Medium Regime Prison. Accompanied by Director General of the Hungarian Prison Service Headquarters, Correctional Commissioner, Major General Dr. Tamás Tóth, Commander of the penitentiary institution, Colonel Dr. Viktor Füzesi and Executive Director of the Duna-Mix Ltd., Colonel Lóránt Szakolczai, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights inspected the developments that had recently been carried out at the penitentiary institution with a capacity to house 645 persons.

During the visit, the presentation of the preventive measures introduced in relation to the coronavirus pandemic for the protection of the health of the detainees and the prison staff on duty was of key importance, along with the review of the security system of the institution.