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Jau Prison (Jaw Prison, Central Prison)

  • Jau Jaw Central Prison Bahrain
  • Jau Jaw Central Prison Bahrain
  • Jau Jaw Central Prison Bahrain
  • Jau Jaw Central Prison Bahrain

GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS Expand all

Status
Center status Show sources
Status Observation date
Last documented use 2018
In use 2015

Typology
GDP facility typology
Category Filter Type Observation date
Criminal Prison or pretrial detention centre 2015

Contact Information

City and region
Jau (Jaw, Jaww)

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS Expand all

Management and Services
Management
Name Type Observation date
Ministry of Interior Governmental 2015
Outsourced services and non-state actors Show sources
Provider Service Observation date
Mohamed Jalal Catering Food services 2018

Security
Security Regime Show sources
Security Level Observation date
High security 2018
Secure 2015
Armed guards
Armed Guards? Observation date
Yes 2015

Demographics
Demographics Show sources
Name Observation date
Adult men 2018
Unaccompanied minors 2018

Categories of detainees
Categories of detainees Show sources
Name Observation date
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2015
Criminal detainees (convicted or remand) 2015

Segregation
Gender segregation Show sources
Gender Segregation Observation date
Not Applicable 2018
Legal segregation Show sources
Legal Segregation Observation date
No 2015
Age segregation Show sources
Age Segregation Observation date
Yes 2014
No 2013

Size and population
Reported overpopulation Show sources
Reported Overpopulation Observation date
Yes 2014

Conditions
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions Show sources
Adequate or Inadequate? Detention centre conditions Observation date
Inadequate Medical care 2015
Inadequate Separation of different categories of detainees 2015
Inadequate Cell space 2015
Inadequate Overcrowding 2015
Inadequate Hygiene 2015

Personnel
Mistreatment complaints Show sources
Mistreatment Complaints Observation date
Yes 2017
Yes 2015
Yes 2014

Access
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions Show sources
Yes or No Type of institution Observation date
Yes National ombudsman or human rights institution 2017
Yes National ombudsman or human rights institution 2015
Yes International Committee of the Red Cross 2012
Family access Show sources
Family Access Observation date
Yes 2017
Yes 2015

Deaths
Reported deaths at this facility Show sources
Reported deaths? Observation date
Yes 2018
Yes 2014


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