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Synonyms for jail

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Synonyms for jail

a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

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The agency, with appropriate court orders, has also transferred prisoners to the Quezon City Jail annex and Manila City Jail annex as part of their solution to the congestion.
1, 2010, and April 30, 2010, from all 11 New York City jails.
While county jails answer to the commission and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice is responsible for state prisons, city jails are accountable to no higher authority.
Hampton Hotels' Save-A-Landmark program will donate $10,000 to the Old City Jail for future refurbishment efforts including renewed flooring at the site.
on Sunday as visitors who were there for 'Family Day' were leaving the city jail compound.
Faeldon, clad in a black shirt with the words "Truth is Justice," arrived smiling at everyone who were outside the Pasay City Jail.
When you leave the city jail, your skills will be your avenue to reintegrate yourself to the community and be either self or wage employed in order to uplift your economic status.
The city jail has room for 100 male inmates who face or have been convicted of misdemeanors.
Montesa ordered on February 2 Taguba's transfer to the Manila City Jail after she denied the Customs fixer's motion to stay in NBI custody.
Manila City Jail is the biggest jail of the BJMP with 5,697 inmates.
The Jail Officers from Negros Occidental District Jail (NODJ), La Castellana Municipal Jail, Metro Bacolod District Jail Male Dorm Annex, Canlaon City Jail, Victorias City Jail Siaton District Jail and Kabankalan City District Jail swept school grounds, painted walls and prepared classrooms ready for the opening of the new school year.
The new city jail will be able to hold inmates for up to a year, although for misdemeanor crimes the typical sentences are for a few weeks or months.
The Santa Ana City Jail Juvenile Module, which holds teens who are being tried as adults, contacted Easter Seals to arrange a concurrent "Walk With Me" on the jail premises.
The camp of Customs fixer Mark Ruben Taguba II insisted that the Manila City Jail is unsafe and that detaining him there would endanger his life.
Butuan City - An inmate died while 54 other inmates were rescued after the concrete ceiling of the Butuan City Jail collapsed early Friday morning.