Personal information

  • Sex: Male
  • Marital status: Married
  • Date of birth: 1979
  • Profession: ACPRA member , Human rights activist
  • Place of residence: Buraydah, Al Qassim

Arrest and jail information

  • Prison: Buraydah Prison, al-Qassim
  • Date of arrest: 24 May 2018


  • Arbitrary arrest/ detention ,
  • Denied contact with family ,
  • Denied access to a lawyer ,
  • Torture and ill-treatment

Violation details

He has been subjected to beatings and electrocuted, and placed in solitary confinement


  • 24 May 2018 - He was arrested again.   
  • 21 April 2016 - He was released from Counselling and Care Centre after more than five years in detention including several months in solitary confinement.
  • 29 November 2015 - He was taken to Mohammed Bin Nayef Counselling and Care Centre
  • 21 March 2011 - He was again arrested, put on trial, and sentenced to eight years in prison with half the term suspended and a 4-year travel ban.
  • 1 January 2008 - He was released.
  • 4 September 2007 - Mohammed al-Bajadi was previously arrested and held in solitary confinement without charge or trial.

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