Isa Town

Isa Town Women's Detention Centre (Women's Immigration Removal Centre)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Ministry of Interior

Management: Police (Governmental)

Detains: Unaccompanied minors, Accompanied minors, Adult women

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
80
138

2016

Yes
Bahrain

5,710

Immigration detainees (2017)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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FACILITY NAMES
Isa Town Women's Detention Centre (Women's Immigration Removal Centre)
Location

Country: Bahrain

City & Region: Isa Town, Middle East

Latitude, Longitude: 26.173579, 50.551894

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2015

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2002
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2001
Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2015
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Mohammed Jalal Catering

Service Food services

2018

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2015

Name Accompanied minors

2015

Name Adult women

2015

Name Adult women

2002
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2015

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 80

2016
Occupancy Rate (year)

Percentage 172.5

2016
Reported Population (day)

Number 138

2016
Reports of Overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2016

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Overstays

Reported Overstays Yes

2018

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2015
Reports of Suicide Attempts

Suicides Reported Yes

2015

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Inadequate conditions

Hygiene

2016

Hygiene

2016

Hygiene

2015

Recreation

2015

Outdoor exercise

2015

State of repair

2015

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2002

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Not Applicable

2018
Legal Segregation

Yes

2002

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Monitors & Civil Society Access

Yes

National non-governmental groups

2016
Consular Access

Yes

2018

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