remand centre

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remand centre

(in Britain) an institution to which accused persons are sent for detention while awaiting appearance before a court. Until 1967 remand centres were for young people between 14 and 21 years of age
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The dispute began at the Edmonton Remand Center on Friday after a correctional worker was suspended for complaining about safety issues, AP reported.
The guidelines apply to prisons and other incarceration facilities with a population of 50 or more and are applicable to all facilities where individuals are held in incarceration: prisons, jails, remand centers, detention centers, forensic hospitals, or other types of institutions administered by the prison authorities.