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detention centre

a place where persons (typically asylum seekers, illegal immigrants, or people awaiting trial) may be detained for short periods by order of a court
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One of the five, Oded Ellner, alleges that he was injected with "a series of shots" at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn.
After visiting a family detention center in Texas, U.
The developed recommendations, as a result, were sent to the Parliament to change the situation of the people who are awaiting trials and spend years in detention centers.
It also charges Gonzales halted an investigation into abuse at the detention centers while he was attorney general.
Each of these areas provides the ways and means for juvenile detention centers to operate within a scope of safety and reliability that ensure the well-being of the juveniles, staff and surrounding communities they serve.
Patient and juvenile aggression to employees in mental health hospitals and juvenile detention centers is on the rise.
Although Family and Protective Services officials are charged with making sure children are in conditions where they can thrive, the children in the detention centers are actually regressing, according to Greg Hansch, public policy director at the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Texas.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention centers in the nation, the welcome center is also a direct response to the detention facility's own expansion --from an originally slated 500 beds when the detention center was first opened in Seattle to the current total of nearly 1,600 beds.
It should be noted that such situation does not exist in all detention centers," Jabbarov said.
Jamil al-Shammari declared the failure of four attempts to target security detention centers within the province, criticizing the attempts by some politicians to politicize the file.
The two-day training workshop highlighted the work of the regulatory institutions in following up prisons and detention centers and procedures followed relating to visiting prisoners and detainees in prisons, detention centers, juvenile care centers, hospitals and other places where they can possibly kept.
Applications in connection with meeting of 20 detained persons with their family members have been kept ready but possibility of any meeting stands ruled out during the 3 days of Eid due to lack of interest by the administration of detention centers.