detention camp

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Synonyms for detention camp

an institution where juvenile offenders can be held temporarily (usually under the supervision of a juvenile court)

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When asked if the detention camp is being used to add additional detainees
Yazid is one of more than 70 Muslim militants currently being held under the ISA in the Kamunting Detention Camp.
The meeting is expected to focus on several issues related to Guantanamo prisoners, especially in light of US President Barack Obamas plans to close down the detention camp by January 2010.
18 (ANI): Most of the Pakistani terror suspects, who were held at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, have been shifted back to Pakistan, the New York Times claims.
A PRISONER of war who settled in Britain after being sent here as a captive at 16 has chosen his old detention camp as a final resting-place.
Yazid's lawyer Saiful Izham Ramli confirmed that the FBI agents want to speak to his client, who is currently being held in the Kamunting Detention Camp in Perak state, some 250 kilometers north of Kuala Lumpur.
The commissioner sentenced the boy to a juvenile detention camp, where he will remain for a period to be determined by county probation and detention officials.
AN Irishman was in prison last night after being charged with helping refugees flee a notorious Australian detention camp.
Besides being an automotive technician for more than 50 years, Miller holds California teaching credentials and has taught basic automotive theory at both the West Valley Occupational Center and the Los Angeles County Detention Camp.
They were shot by heavily armed Israeli soldiers deployed in observation towers over the tents that serve as the cells of prisoners in the desert detention camp of Al Naqab's Ansar 3.
A 17-year-old gang member will spend 10 months in a detention camp after pleading guilty to attempting a drive-by shooting - the gun malfunctioned - at a rival's house in Canyon Country, authorities said Monday.
Ehud Olmert, the Israeli Defense Minister, established the detention camp last Sunday.
His family was threatened with internment in a California detention camp in 1942 because of their Japanese heritage.
An LM story claimed award-winning footage of Muslims at a Serb-run detention camp was faked.
CLEAR) will have the effect of allowing the children of Pacoima to play in park David Gonzales rather than serve time in camp David Gonzales,'' said Kelly, referring to the Probation Department's detention camp in Malibu Canyon.