Regulation (2014:1108) On The Design Of Jails And Police Arrested

Original Language Title: Förordning (2014:1108) om utformningen av häkten och polisarrester

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Read the untranslated law here: http://rkrattsbaser.gov.se/sfst?bet=2014:1108

paragraph 1 of this regulation are regulations on how

storage room in jails and police arrested shall be designed and

be equipped.



section 2 a storage room shall have a floor area of at least 6

square meters. The room's cubic content should be at least 15

cubic and minimum room height 2.40 metres. The room should be

fitted with window so that it gets enough natural light.



The room should be adequately soundproofed and otherwise

designed so that unauthorized contacts between the prisoner and

Second, if possible, be prevented. The room should be designed so that

unauthorized persons are prevented to see into.



section 3 a storage room should be properly equipped for

the intagnes needs.



In a storage room, Chair, table, bed and

space for storage of belongings. The room should also have

a signal system to attract attention. In connection

to the room, sink and toilet.



Rooms used for storage of drunken, violent or

sick people may have other appropriate décor.



The Interior of a storage room should be designed and

be provided with such means of protection that the prisoner cannot

hurt himself or someone else.



section 4 of the Swedish prison and probation service and the police authority establishes

standard drawings and technical advice for the construction and

improvement of detention facilities and police arrested.



§ 5/new designation section 6 U: 2016-04-01/

Prison Services supervises jails and

Police arrested as are provided in connection with custody.

The police authority supervises other police arrested.



Swedish prison and probation service and the police authority must notify the closer

rules for the application of this regulation in respect of their

respective regulatory areas.



§ 5/entry into force: 04/01/2016

A storage room in a police custody may derogate from the requirements of section 2 of the first paragraph on floor space and ceiling height, with a maximum cubic content 5%.



If there are special reasons with respect to temporary needs, get a storage room in a police custody not used permanently even deviate from the requirements of section 2 of the room shall be fitted with Windows and that the room should be designed so that unauthorized contacts between the prisoner and the other if possible. Regulation 2016:84).



6 §/entry into force: 04/01/2016

Prison Services supervises jails and

Police arrested as are provided in connection with custody.

The police authority supervises other police arrested.



Swedish prison and probation service and the police authority must notify the closer

rules for the application of this regulation in respect of their

respective regulatory areas. Regulation (2016:84).



Transitional provisions



2016:84



1. this Regulation shall enter into force on 1 april 2016.



2. The new section 5 applies only to storage rooms that are completed before the entry into force.