Investigation of Ill-treatment by the Police in Europe
A comparative study by the Hungarian Helsinki Committee
What we studied?
We studied how investigation of ill-treatment by the police is carried out in present day Europe, what the typical problems are and why they are still present. We came up with some recommendations, some of them are unusual. Our research covered Belgium, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Northern Ireland and the UK. Here is what we have found.
Hear the victims
Watch the documentaries and short films about ill-treatment. We made documentaries and short films. Some of them share the stories of victims, while others show the reality of ill-treatment investigation from other angles. Watch movies