null Commissioner for Fundamental Rights visits Zala County Remand Prison

Dr. Ákos Kozma and his staff members conducted an on-site inspection at the Zala County Remand Prison on 24 October 2023 in the framework of the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture (OPCAT) National Preventive Mechanism (NPM). The Ombudsman was received by Prison Major General, Deputy Director General for Security and Incarceration of the Hungarian Prison Service Headquarters Mr. János Schmehl, as well as Prison Colonel, Prison Governor Mr. József Együd.


During the visit, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights was informed in detail on the operation of the institution with a capacity of 99.

The Ombudsman will draw up a report about the visit.

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