Qanater El Khairia, Qalyubia (north outskirts of Cairo)

Qanater El Khayereya Men's Prison

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Prison Department

Management: Interior Ministry / Prisons Sector (Governmental)

Detains: Accompanied minors, Adult men

Deaths at facility Conditions complaints? Capacity
Yes
YES
No Data
Egypt

3,051

Immigration detainees (2014)

822

Detained children (2016)

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FACILITY NAMES
Qanater El Khayereya Men's Prison
Location

Country: Egypt

City & Region: Qanater El Khairia, Qalyubia (north outskirts of Cairo), Africa

Latitude, Longitude: 30.0658256015, 31.2401390076

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
Operating Period

Year of Entry 1994

Center Status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2012
Management

Name Interior Ministry / Prisons Sector

Type Governmental

2012
Custodial Authorities

Agency Prison Department

Ministry Interior Ministry

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2012

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Accompanied minors

2018

Name Adult men

2018

Name Adult men

2016

Name Adult men

2012

Name Unaccompanied minors

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2018

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2018

Name Recognized refugees (administrative)

2018

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2018

Name Recognized refugees (administrative)

2016

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2012

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012

SIZE & POPULATION

Reports of Overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2016

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 350

2018

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2011

Reported deaths? Yes

2010
Reports of Suicide Attempts

Suicides Reported Yes

2018

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

Not Available

2017
Inadequate conditions

Access to telephones

2018

Hygiene

2018

Medical care

2018

Food provision

2018

Temperature

2018

Showers and toilets

2018

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2012
Armed External Guards

Yes

2011

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2012
Legal Segregation

No

2018

No

2012
Family Segregation

No

2012
Age Segregation

No

2018

Yes

2012

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Family Access

Yes

2018

Yes

2011

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