Sumail

Central Prison of Oman

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Directorate General of Prisons, Royal Oman Police

Management: Royal Oman Police (Governmental)

Detains: Not Available

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
No Data
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Oman

27,837

Immigration detainees (2017)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2014
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2015

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Royal Oman Police

Type Governmental

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2015
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation No

2014
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International Committee of the Red Cross

2014
Consular access

Consular Access Yes

2015

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Directorate General of Prisons

Ministry Royal Oman Police

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2018

Agency Royal Oman Police

Ministry Royal Oman Police

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2015