Sohar

Sohar Deportation Centre

Status

Last documented use

2016

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Royal Oman Police, Ministry of Manpower

Management: Directorate General of Prisons (Governmental)

Detains: Not Available

Reported population Capacity Deaths at facility
265

2 June 2006

No Data
No Data
Oman

295

Refugees

421

Asylum Applications

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FACILITY NAMES
Sohar Deportation Centre
Location

Country: Oman

City & Region: Sohar, Middle East

Latitude, Longitude: 24.341646, 56.697204

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status Last documented use

2016

Status Last documented use

2014

Status In use

2006
Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Deportation Centre

2014
Management

Name Directorate General of Prisons

Type Governmental

2016
Custodial Authorities

Agency Royal Oman Police

Ministry Royal Oman Police

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2006

Agency Ministry of Manpower

Ministry Ministry of Manpower

Ministry Typology Labour

2006
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2002

DETAINEES

SIZE & POPULATION

Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)
Number
Date
265
2 June 2006

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

MONITORING & ACCESS

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