Horizon Adult Remand Centre

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Horizon Adult Remand Centre
Horizon Adult Remand Centre is located in Jamaica
Horizon Adult Remand Centre
Horizon Adult Remand Centre
Location68 Spanish Town Road, Kingston, Jamaica
Coordinates17°58′58″N 76°48′33″W / 17.9827334°N 76.8092823°W / 17.9827334; -76.8092823Coordinates: 17°58′58″N 76°48′33″W / 17.9827334°N 76.8092823°W / 17.9827334; -76.8092823
StatusOperational
Security classMaximum security
Capacity1026
Opened2002
Managed byDepartment of Correctional Services for the Ministry of National Security

Horizon Adult Remand Centre opened in 2002 with a capacity of 1026.[1]

It is operated by the Department of Correctional Services for the Ministry of National Security. The prison was featured in Vybz Kartel's music video for the song Conjugal Visit featuring Spice. This is possibly an allusion to his sentencing April 2014.

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  1. ^ Country Reports on Human Rights Practices 2003 - Jamaica, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, US Department of State, 2004-02-25.