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: Undocumented migrants, Criminal detainees

Demographics

Unaccompanied minors, Accompanied minors, Adult women

Capacity

80

Reports of Inadequate Conditions

YES

Reported deaths at facility

Yes

Reported population

138

2016

Bahrain

5,710

Immigration detainees (2017)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2001
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2015

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2002
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2015
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Mohammed Jalal Catering

Service Food services

2018
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2002
Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2018
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
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Not Applicable

2018
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Yes

2002
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 80

2016
Occupancy rate

Percentage 172.5

2016
Reported population at a specific time

Number 138

2016
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2016
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2016

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2016

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions State of repair

2015
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2016
Consular access

Consular Access Yes

2018
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2015
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

Suicides Reported Yes

2015
Armed guards
Maximum official detention period at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Total number of detainees (year)
Average daily population
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Family access

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations