CONTENTS

Contents
Introduction	2
Concepts and protection framework	

4

1. Definitions	

4

2. Protection framework	

5

Risks factors and situations	

7

1. Arrest and policy custody	

7

2. Interrogations	

8

3. Allocation of transgender detainees	

8

4. Body searches	

9

5. Violence amongst detainees	

10

6. Abuse by prison personnel	

10

7. Isolation and solitary confinement as a protective measure	

11

8. Discrimination in accessing services and benefits	

12

What can monitoring bodies do?	

14

1. Legal basis	

14

2. Composition	

14

3. Policies	

14

4. Training	

14

5. Working methods	

15

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