null Commissioner for Fundamental Rights Visits Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok County Remand Prison

Dr. Ákos Kozma and his staff members conducted an on-site inspection at the Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok County Remand Prison on 15 February 2024 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 Mr. János Schmehl, Prison Colonel, head of cluster No. 5 Mr. Csaba Sinkó, Governor of the Tiszalök National Prison, as well as Prison Lieutenant, acting governor of the institution Mr. Ottó Pallay.


During the visit, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights was informed, among others, on the operation of the institution with a capacity of 130.
The Ombudsman will draw up a report about the visit.