List of prisons in Jamaica
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Centres for men and women:
Centres for men:
- New Broughton Sunset Adult Correctional Centre (NBSACC) - For elderly men
- Richmond Farm Correctional Centre (RFACC)
- St. Catherine Adult Correctional Centre (ST.CACC) - Reception centre
- Tamarind Farm Correctional Centre (TFACC)
- Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre (TSACC) - Reception centre
Centres for women:
- Fort Augusta Adult Correctional Centre (FAACC) – Reception centre
- Armadale Juvenile Correctional Centre. (Alexandria, St. Ann Parish) - This is the centre for girls - Capacity of 40
- Hill Top Juvenile Correctional Centre. (Bamboo, St. Ann Parish) - Capacity of 98
- Rio Cobre Juvenile Correctional Centre. (Tredegar Park, Spanish Town, St. Catherine Parish) - Capacity of 120
- Horizon Adult Remand Centre (HARC)
- Saint Andrew Juvenile Remand Centre. (Stony Hill, St. Andrew Parish) - Capacity of 48
In addition, many remand prisoners are held in police station gaols.
- Since 2004, the Department of Correctional Services has published comprehensive annual statistics.
Notes and references
- Custodial Services, Department Of Correctional Services, c2007.
- "Custodial Services." Department of Correctional Services, Jamaica. Retrieved on 2 October 2010.
- http://www.jard.gov.jm/records/content/view/53/2/ Highlights of Records Management Activities April – September 2006, Jamaica Archives and Records Department.
- "JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL CENTRES." Department of Correctional Services, Jamaica. Retrieved on 2 October 2010.