Background Briefing

First Steps Toward Independent Monitoring of Police Stations and Gendarmeries

Human Rights Watch Briefing Paper
March 6, 2006

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Introduction: Sustaining Improvement

The current situation in the police stations: legal safeguards not fully implemented

Police Station Monitoring Not Yet Consistent and Countrywide

Effectiveness of Board Visits

Independence of Police Station Visiting Delegations


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