Manual on Monitoring Use of Instruments of Restraint in Custody Hearings

This manual is to assist monitors of custody hearings to document the use of instruments of restraint.

This guide aims to assist monitors of custody hearings to document the use of instruments of restraint. The Omega Research Foundation has developed the guide at the request of, and together with, the National Justice Council – Conselho Nacional de Justiça (CNJ), with a view to ascertaining a baseline of current use of instruments of restraint in custody hearings throughout Brazil.