Alexandria (Nile Delta)

Amreya Police Station

Status

In use

2020

Type: Police station or jail (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Egyptian National Police, Police

Management: Police (Interior Ministry/Security Management) (Governmental)

Detains: Unaccompanied minors

Conditions complaints? Capacity Reported population
YES

2020

No Data
No Data
Egypt

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2021)

822

Detained children (2016)

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FACILITY NAMES
Amreya Police Station
Location

Country: Egypt

City & Region: Alexandria (Nile Delta), Africa

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Police station or jail

2014
Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2018

Status In use

2014
Management

Name Police (Interior Ministry/Security Management)

Type Governmental

2014
Custodial Authorities

Agency Egyptian National Police

Ministry Ministry of interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2020

Agency Police

Ministry Interior Ministry

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner Interior Ministry

2014
Extraterritorial Indicators

Foreign Financing No

Countries/Entities N/A

Offshore Detention Operations No

Countries/Entities N/A

2020

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2020
Countries of Origin

Country #1 Syria

2020
[NEW] Types of Detainees

Asylum seekers(administrative) Yes

2020

SIZE & POPULATION

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2020

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014
Maximum Legal Length of Detention (days)

Unlimited Yes

2020

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? No

2020
Reports of Suicide Attempts

Suicides Reported No

2020

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

Not Available

2020
Inadequate conditions

Recreation

2020

Freedom of movement within facility

2020

Ventilation

2020

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2014
Armed External Guards

Yes

2020
Carceral Environment

Yes

2020
Non-Carceral Child-Friendly Space

No

2020
Armed Internal Personnel

Yes

2020
Internal Security Regime

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

2020

STAFF

Specially Trained

Unknown

2020
Mistreatment Reports

No

2020
Culturally/Ethnically Diverse

No

2020

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Not Available

2020
Legal Segregation

No

2020
Family Segregation

Not Applicable

2020
Age Segregation

No

2020

CELLS

Security/Isolation Cells

Yes

2020
Equipped (beds, tables, shelves, chairs)

No

2020
Maximum Time in Security/Isolation Cells (hours)

No Limit

2020

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

Leisure Equipment

No

2020
Activities/Education for Children

No

2020
Skills Development for Adults

No

2020
Language Classes

No

2020
Possibility to Prepare Own Meals

No

2020
Remunerated Work

No

2020
Indoor Communal Space

No

2020
Outdoor Space

No

2020

HEALTH CARE

Medical Screening upon Arrival (within 48 hours)

No

2020
Psychological Evaluation upon Arrival

No

2020
Doctor on Duty (at least once per week)

No

2020
Regular Psychologist Visits (at least once per week)

No

2020
Covid-19 Measures

No

No

No

No

No

Partially

Unknown

No

Partially

Partially

No

2020

MONITORING & ACCESS

Monitors & Civil Society Access

No

UN High Commissioner for Refugees

2020
Family Access

Infrequently

2020
Lawyer Access

Infrequently

2020

TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Access to Telephones

No

2020
Free Outgoing Local Calls

No

2020
Receiving Calls

No

2020
Computer Access

No

2020
Internet Access

No

2020
Access to Personal Cell Phones

No

2020