Jail Visit Timings Announced for Inmates of Punitive and Correctional Establishments during Ramadan
The Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department at the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ has announced the visiting hours for inmates in Al Ain and Al Wathba centers, as well as in Al Mafraq Juvenile Care Center during the holy month of Ramadan.
Colonel Mohammed Saif Matar Al Zaabi, Head of the Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department at Abu Dhabi Police, noted that prosecutors will be able to visit inmates on Sunday from 9 am to 11:30 am (for drug-related cases), and from 11:45 am to 2 pm for the remaining cases throughout the month of Ramadan.
Female visitors will be received on Mondays between 9 am and 4 pm (for all cases except drug-related cases). Female visitors will be able to visit inmates imprisoned for drug-related cases on Tuesdays between 9 am and 4 pm. Diplomatic staff will be able to visit inmates in cooperation with embassies (in all cases) on Wednesdays, between 9 am and 2 pm.
Colonel Al Zaabi said that male visitors can meet female inmates on Thursdays, from 9 am to 11:30 am; lawyers can sit with their male and female clients on Tuesdays from 11:45 am to 2 pm (in all cases). Foreign male visitors can visit male inmates on Fridays from 9 am to 12 pm (for all cases except drug-related cases); and from 1 pm to 4 pm for (for drug-related cases).
Colonel Al Zaabi continued by saying that Arab visitors will have the chance to meet Arab inmates on Saturdays, from 9 am to 1 pm (for all cases except drug-related cases) and from 2 pm and 4 pm (for drug-related cases).
As for the visits to minors and juveniles at the Al Mafraq’s Juvenile Care Center, they were defined as follows: Mondays are dedicated for women; Fridays for foreign men and Saturdays for Arab men, from 9 am to 4 pm.