because of coronasituationen have inmates in the prisons and arresterne got removed the possibility to get visit or get on the end of the year.
the Decision, which was taken of Probation, has since thrown several complaints of themselves. At least 70 inmates and relatives have thus complained to the Parliamentary Ombudsman.
It is stated in a press release from the ombudsman.
the Complaints want overall, that the ombudsman must make sure that they get strafafbrydelse.
As the Parliamentary Ombudsman usually does not treat a complaint before an authority itself has taken a position on the matter, the ombudsman will, as soon as possible send a reply to the complainants and to inform them that they must first apply to the Probation.
- I have a great understanding of that situation is unpleasant for the inmates, which is one of the groups in society, which particularly marks the impact of the measures taken to combat the spread of coronavirus.
- Some suggests that there is in the country's prisons have spread a perception that the ombudsman can provide strafafbrydelse. I can't, says the Parliamentary Ombudsman, Niels Fenger, in a press release.
He asks in the spot the inmates and relatives about in the first place to turn to Probation.
It was earlier this week, to the Probation removed the possibility to get visit or get on the end of the year for the inmates.
at the same time, the Probation, to inmates who show symptoms of the corona virus, must live with to be excluded from the community, in prisons.
the Actions came after the man in advance was held up to summon the convicts to serve sentences in order to limit the risk of contagion within prisons walls.