Al Aweer, Dubai

Dubai Central Jail for Women (also Al-Aweer Detention Centre for Women)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: Dubai Police (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women, Accompanied minors, Families, Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Reported population Capacity Conditions complaints?
400

2017

No Data
No Data
United Arab Emirates

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

Not Available

Detained asylum seekers (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Dubai Central Jail



Al Aweer Road (E 44 Road)



Al Aweer (near Dubai Cultural Sports Club)



P.O. Box 1493

Dubai, UAE



Helpline: +9714 213 8888



Telephone: +9714 287 1788



Fax: +9714 217 1575


Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2013
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2018

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2013
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OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Dubai Police

Type Governmental

2018
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2013
Demographics

Name Adult women

2015

Name Accompanied minors

2015

Name Families

2015
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2015
Reported population at a specific time

Number 400

2017
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Gender segregation
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