Jeddah

Briman Prison (also "Buraiman Prison" or "Deportation Centre at Briman Prison")

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: General Directorate of Prisons, Saudi Immigration Police (Rijal Al-Jawazat)

Management: General Directorate of Prisons (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Accompanied minors, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Conditions complaints? Capacity Reported population
YES
No Data
No Data
Saudi Arabia

1,996,069

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2012

Status In use

2005
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2018

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2005

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name General Directorate of Prisons

Type Governmental

2018

Name Police

Type Government-local

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2005
Demographics

Name Adult men

2005

Name Adult women

2005

Name Accompanied minors

2005
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2005
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2018

Gender Segregation Yes

2005
Average daily population

Number 7000

2016
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2014
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Overcrowding

2013
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2015

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency General Directorate of Prisons

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2018

Agency Saudi Immigration Police (Rijal Al-Jawazat)

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2007