Kowloon, Hong Kong

Ma Tau Wai Girls' Home

Status

Last documented use

2006

Type: Criminal (Juvenile detention centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Criminal detainees

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Hong Kong (China)

21,714

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
51 Sheung Shing Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Center status

Status Last documented use

2006
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Juvenile detention centre

2006
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Labour and Welfare Bureau / Social Welfare Department

Type Governmental

2006
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2006
Demographics

Name Adult women

2006
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2006

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2006
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Armed guards
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Social Welfare Department

Ministry Labour and Welfare Bureau

Ministry Typology Labour

2006
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