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

Conditions complaints? Mistreatment complaints? Capacity
YES
Yes
No Data
Saudi Arabia

1,996,069

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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FACILITY NAMES
Briman Prison (also "Buraiman Prison" or "Deportation Centre at Briman Prison")
Location

Country: Saudi Arabia

City & Region: Jeddah, Middle East

Latitude, Longitude: 21.606133, 39.20311

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2018

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2005
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2012

Status In use

2005
Management

Name General Directorate of Prisons

Type Governmental

2018

Name Police

Type Government-local

2015
Custodial Authorities

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

DETAINEES

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

SIZE & POPULATION

Average Daily Population (year)

Number 7000

2016
Reports of Overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2014

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Inadequate conditions

Food provision

2015

Medical care

2015

Overcrowding

2013

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2005

STAFF

Mistreatment Reports

Yes

2015

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2018

Yes

2005

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS