DIRE prison conditions, discrimination against migrants, and questionable behaviour by the police are just some of the subjects the Ombudswoman investigated in 2010.
The most recently published report covers cases examined in 2010 up until December 17, when new Ombudswoman Eliza Savvidou took over.
During that time, 2,670 complaints were filed and over 2,900 cases were fully investigated.
It is the fourth highest number of complaints since the Office was established in 1991, during which time a total of 32,848 complaints have been filed.
In 2010, former Ombudswoman Iliana Nicolaou received a complaint by a man who was in police custody and claimed to have been beaten by police.Read More