Detention conditions in the European Union

07-12-2011

Sub-standard detention conditions in some EU Member States (MS) pose a threat to the functioning of judicial cooperation in criminal matters and raise fundamental rights issues. The Commission has been investigating paths for an EU response to the problem.

Sub-standard detention conditions in some EU Member States (MS) pose a threat to the functioning of judicial cooperation in criminal matters and raise fundamental rights issues. The Commission has been investigating paths for an EU response to the problem.