CAT/OP/ARG/1/Add.1

Contents
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I.

National preventive mechanism..............................................................................

1–2

3

II.

Provincial preventive mechanisms..........................................................................

3–7

4

III.

Security forces ........................................................................................................

8–18

4

Police custody: general issues.................................................................................

9–18

5

Federal police custody ............................................................................................

19–31

7

A.

Conditions of detention ..................................................................................

19–24

7

B.

Torture and ill-treatment.................................................................................

25–31

7

Federal prisons ........................................................................................................

32–95

9

A.

General issues.................................................................................................

33–57

9

B.

Conditions of detention ..................................................................................

58–85

13

C.

Violence during incarceration ........................................................................

86–95

16

VI.

Juvenile detention centres .......................................................................................

96–101

18

VII.

Mental health ..........................................................................................................

102

18

VIII.

Information concerning the Province of Buenos Aires ...........................................

103–144

19

A.

Police custody.................................................................................................

104–117

19

B.

Prisons ............................................................................................................

118–146

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IV.

V.

Annexes***
I.
II.

Report of the Ministry of Security
Reports of the National Directorate of the Federal Prison Service and the
Under-Secretariat for Prison Management

III.

Report of the Community Medicine Directorate

IV.

Report of the National Secretariat for Children, Young Persons and the Family

V.
VI.

Implementation of the National Mental Health Act No. 26657
Report of the Province of Buenos Aires

*** The annexes may be consulted in the archives of the secretariat of the Committee.

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