Cairo

Khalifa Police Transit Section

Status

In use

2020

Type: Police station or jail (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Interior Ministry

Management: Egyptian National Police (Governmental)

Detains: Accompanied minors, Unaccompanied minors, Adult women, Adult men, Asylum seekers (administrative), Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Conditions complaints? Capacity Reported population
YES

2020

No Data
No Data
Egypt

300,128

Refugees

84,154

Asylum Applications

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FACILITY NAMES
Khalifa Police Transit Section
Location

Country: Egypt

City & Region: Cairo, Africa

Latitude, Longitude: ,

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2018

Status In use

2011
Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Police station or jail

2011
Management

Name Egyptian National Police

Type Governmental

2020

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Accompanied minors

2020

Name Unaccompanied minors

2020

Name Adult women

2020

Name Adult women

2020

Name Adult men

2020

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Accompanied minors

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2020

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2011

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2011
Countries of Origin

Country #1 Iraq

Country #2 Iran

Country #3 Turkey

Country #4 Eritrea

2020

SIZE & POPULATION

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2011

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

Overall Inspection Score

Not Available

2020
Inadequate conditions

Not Available

2020

CARCERAL INDICATORS

Carceral Environment

Yes

2020
Non-Carceral Child-Friendly Space

No

2020
Internal Security Regime

High Security (locked in cells all or most of time)

2020
External Security Regime

Secure

2011
Armed Internal Personnel

Yes

2020
Armed External Guards

Yes

2020

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Not Available

2020

Age Segregation

No

2020

Legal Segregation

Not Applicable

2020

No

2011
Family Segregation

Not Available

2020

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

Doctor on Duty

No Doctor on Duty

2020
Nurse on Duty

No Nurse on Duty

2020
Reports of Deaths

No

2020
Reports of self-harming

No

2020

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Access to Telephones

Unknown

2020