Borg-el Arab, Alexandria

Borg-el Arab Prison

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2010

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Interior Ministry

Management: Interior Ministry / Prisons Sector (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Unaccompanied minors

Deaths at facility Capacity Reported population
Yes
No Data
No Data
Egypt

822

Detained children (2016)

504,053

International migrants (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Borg-el Arab Prison
Location

Country: Egypt

City & Region: Borg-el Arab, Alexandria, Africa

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2010
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2008

Year Ceased 2010

Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2010
Management

Name Interior Ministry / Prisons Sector

Type Governmental

2010

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2010

Name Unaccompanied minors

2010
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2010

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2010

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2010

SIZE & POPULATION

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2010

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2008

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2010

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Legal Segregation

No

2010
Family Segregation

No

2010
Age Segregation

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Family Access

Yes

2011

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