detention cell

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Noun1.detention cell - a large cell where prisoners (people awaiting trial or sentence or refugees or illegal immigrants) are confined together temporarily
jail cell, prison cell, cell - a room where a prisoner is kept
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"The duty investigator was busy that time so he decided to temporarily place the victim inside the detention cell before he could attend to the complaint of the Chinese," Cereno said.
Dubai: An Emirati man was sentenced to six months in jail for assaulting a warden inside a detention cell at Al Barsha police station, the Dubai Court of First Instance ruled.
Acosta is detained at the Siay Municipal Police detention cell and will face charges for violating the law regulating gun possession.
8 inmates bolt Basilan jail !-- -- Roel Pareao ( - July 7, 2019 - 5:05pm ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines At least eight inmates, mostly facing drug charges, escapedfrom their detention cell Sunday morning in Lamitan City, Basilan, police said.
Police report showed the fire caused by electrical faulty wiring on Thursday and paved the way for Dig to escape from their detention cell.
Leila de Lima left her detention cell at the headquarters of the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Monday to undergo check-up at the Philippine Heart Centre in Quezon City.
Taguba will stay in the NBI detention cell while awaiting his court trial.
According to a petition filed by hiss family, Dr Asim was suffering from cardio complications and other acute diseases while he has been shifted him from hospital to the detention cell. The petition pleaded for forming a medical team for his physical examination of Dr Asim.
NNA - Marking 20 years since his imprisonment, Lebanese Forces Party Head, Samir Geagea, inaugurated Monday at his Me'rab residence a prison-like cell similar to his detention cell in which he lived for eleven years.
hospital to pre-trial detention cell, the head of the group, Ruben Mnatsakanyan, said at today's press-conference.
The investigations carried out so far have shown that there is evidence that five guards of the detention cell of the deceased violated law and committed criminal acts, and therefore, they were arrested and will be tried by the concerned military court, he said.
Summary: BEIRUT: The head of the EU delegation to Lebanon and a local association launched Friday works to renovate the detention cell at Baabda's Justice Palace as part of a nationwide effort to improve similar facilities.