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Minister orders suspended Central Prison officers to return to work

Saudi to handover escaped Kuwaiti prisoner KUWAIT CITY, May 10: Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khalid Al-Jarrah has ordered to return to work Central Prison officers who were suspended from work following the death of a prisoner who had attacked the former MP Musallam Barrak, reports Al-Qabas daily. …

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Rights panel demands moving of central jail from residential area – Prison old, dilapidated and no point renovating it: MP

KUWAIT CITY, March 1: The parliamentary Human Rights Committee has demanded for relocation of the Central Prison away from residential area. The committee made this demand during its meeting with the Interior Ministry undersecretary and the assistant undersecretary for prison affairs on Tuesday. They discussed conditions of the Correctional Institutions …

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MP Rights Panel to visit Central Prison

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 29: The parliamentary Human Rights Committee on Thursday met for the first time after its formation during the National Assembly session last Tuesday. According to Committee Chairman MP Adel Al-Damkhi, the panel members agreed to review all previous laws and decisions on human rights to ensure there …

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‘No jamming devices, health risks in prison’ – Defendant in DAESH case, cell-mate in fistfight

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 29, (Agencies): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Saturday denied a press report claiming that there are jamming devices with health risks on inmates at the Central Prison. “This (claim) is utterly untrue,” the ministry’s Public Relations and Security Media Department. It added that no prohibited devices …

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Jail warden in phone smuggling; 7 caught hunting birds

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 22: A female prison officer was arrested for attempting to smuggle a mobile phone and cigarettes for a female inmate of the women’s prison. In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, the General Department of Public Relations and Media Security explained that the General Department …

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2 held over drone drugs

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 20: A Kuwaiti and a Bedoun have been arrested for using a drone to smuggle drugs into the Central Prison. In a press statement, the General Department of Public Relations and Media Security explained that officers from General Investigations Department and General Department for Criminal Evidences succeeded …

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Central Prison foils attempt to send drugs inside facility by using drone – Sticks, knives, cellphones seized from inmates

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: The administration of the Central Prison foiled an attempt to smuggle drugs into the prison by using a small drone. In a press statement, the Public Relations and Security Media General Department in the Interior Ministry said officers on duty noticed the drone hovering over the …

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2 Securitymen smuggling items to inmates

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 11: Two securitymen of rank ‘Lance Corporal’ were arrested separately for attempting to smuggle banned electronic equipment into the Central Prison. In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, the Public Relations and Security Media Department explained that Jail Security Department made the first arrest when …

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Jail for escape facilitators

KUWAIT CITY, July 17: The Court of Appeals upheld the verdict of the Court of First Instance, which sentenced 10 people to three years in prison with hard labor for facilitating the escape of the prime suspect in the Fintas Group case – Hamad Al-Haroun. Al-Haroun was sentenced to 10 …

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Plan to sue MoI over fire incident in Central Prison – Kuwaiti woman acquitted of fraud

KUWAIT CITY, June 28: Attorney of the victims of Central Prisons fire incident Ali Al-Ali declared the intention to sue Ministry of Interior over the incident after a visit to various hospitals to ascertain the condition of his clients. He affirmed that his clients are in a dreadful state, and …

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