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Prisons terms and definitions 



PRISON
A place to detain prisoners who have yet to be and those who have already been sentenced to imprisonment

HENRY GURNEY SCHOOL
A school to detain inmates aged 14 to below 21 years who are held under orders issued by the Juvenile Courts

PROTECTIVE DETENTION CENTRE
A place to hold detainees under the Internal Security Act 1960

MORAL REHABILITATION CENTRE
A place to hold detained persons under the Emergency (Public Order and Prevention of Crime) Ordinance 1969 and the Dangerous Drugs (Special Preventive Measures) Act 1985

REMAND PRISONERS
Consist of persons held in prison pending trial 


SUBORDINATE COURT DETAINEES
Persons temporarily detained under order of the Subordinate Court

SESSIONS COURT DETAINEE
Persons temporarily held under order of the Sessions Court

HIGH COURT DETAINEE
Persons temporarily held under order of the High Court

SENTENCED PRISONERS
Prisoners who have been convicted by the court

Long Sentence
Means a prisoner who is sentenced to imprisonment for a period exceeding six months or consecutive periods the total of which amounts to six or more months

Short Sentence
Means a prisoner who is sentenced to imprisonment for a period less than six months or consecutive periods the total of which is less than six months

First Time prisoner
means a prisoner who was first convicted and put in prison.

Repeat Prisoner
A convicted prisoner who has been repeatedly imprisoned

Young Prisoner
Prisoner, less than 21 years old, who has been sentenced by the court

Drug Prisoner
Prisoner who has been convicted by the court for drug cases

JUVENILE DELINQUENTS
Persons aged between 14 and 18 years who have been convicted by the Juvenile Courts and placed in Henry Gurney Schools.

DETAINED PERSONS
Persons held under order of detention issued by the authority (Ministry of Home Affairs)

Internal Security Act 1960
Detainees are held in protective detention centres.

Emergency (Public Order and Prevention of Crime) Ordinance 1969
Emergency (Public Order and Prevention of Crime) Ordinance1969

Dangerous Drugs (Special Preventive Measures) Act 1985
Detainees are held in moral rehabilitation centres.

FOREIGN PRISONERS
Foreign nationals who are detained pending deportation to their countries of origin. They consist of prisoners who have completed their prison sentences and also those who continue to be held under the Immigration Act.

DEATH ROW PRISONERS
Prisoners categorised as high risk and consist of those who have been sentenced to death by hanging by the courts.

NATURAL LIFE SENTENCE
Prisoners who are sentenced to imprisonment for the whole of their natural lives with no date for release.

LIFE SENTENCE
Prisoners sentenced to 30 years’ imprisonment.

PERSONS DETAINED AT THE PLEASURE OF THE SULTAN/GOVERNOR/YANG DI-PERTUAN AGONG
Prisoners who are liable to be sentenced to death by the court but whose sentences have not been carried out because of their young age (juvenile) or they have been defined as being mentally disordered. These prisoners have no release dates and may be released only if pardoned by the Sultan/Governor/Yang di-Pertuan Agong. They include prisoners detained in mental institutions at the pleasure of the Sultan/Governor/Yang di-Pertuan Agong.

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Address and telephone number of the prison institution
Here is the address and telephone number of prison institutions throughout Malaysia.
For more information please go to the prison institution menu Prisons Institutions' on the main page.
 

Director
Penjara Kajang
43000 Kajang
Selangor

No. Tel : 03-87364620
No. Fax : 03-87367449


Director
Penjara Wanita 43000 Kajang
Selangor

No. Tel : 03-87341025
No. Fax : 03-87372279


Director
Maktab Penjara Malaysia
43000 Kajang
Selangor

No. Tel : 03-87394800
No. Fax : 03-87363435


Director
Penjara Penjara Sungai Buloh
KM 20, Sungai Buloh
47000 Sungai Buloh
Selangor

No. Tel : 03-60384690
No. Fax : 03-60384870


Director
Penjara Simpang Renggam
86200 Simpang Renggam
Johor

No. Tel : 07-7550990
No. Fax : 07-7556050


Director
Pusat Pemulihan Akhlak
Jalan Salleh
84007 Muar
Johor

No. Tel : 06-9522711
No. Fax : 06-9529126


Director
Penjara Kluang
Batu 8, Jalan Kluang Mersing
Kampung Gajah
86000 Kluang
Johor

No. Tel : 07-7875200
No. Fax : 07-7875128


Director
Penjara Penor
KM-18 Jalan Kuantan
25150 Kuantan
Pahang

No. Tel : 09-5121099
No. Fax : 09-5311169


Director
Penjara Kelantan
Jalan Maktab
16109 Pengkalan Chepa
Kelantan

No. Tel : 09-7715500
No. Fax : 09-7745308


Director
Penjara Taiping
Jalan Taming Sari
34200 Taiping
Perak

No. Tel : 05-8072177
No. Fax : 05-8077631


Director
Penjara Tapah
KM 12
354000 Tapah
Perak

No. Tel : 05-4181818
No. Fax : 05-4182897


Director
Tempat Tahanan Perlindungan
34000 Taiping
Perak

No. Tel : 05-8837311
No. Fax : 05-8837010


Komandan
Pusat Latihan Pegawai Penjara, Jalan Mudzaffar Shah
34900 Taiping
Perak

No. Tel : 05-8082182
No. Fax : 05-8064909


Director
Pusat Pemulihan Akhlak
Jalan Brewster
31000 Batu Gajah
Perak

No. Tel : 05-3632255
No. Fax : 05-3661519


Director
Sekolah Henry Gurney Perempuan
Jalan Brewster
31000 Batu Gajah
Perak

No. Tel : 05-3632255
No. Fax : 05-3661519


Director
Penjara Pulau Pinang
Jalan Goal
10990 Pulau Pinang

No. Tel : 04-2289562
No. Fax : 04-2293528


Director
Penjara Seremban
Jalan Muthy Cumaru
70990 Seremban
Negeri Sembilan

No. Tel : 06-7652500
No. Fax : 06-7635991


Director
Institut Pemulihan Dadah
71650 Titi
Jelebu
Negeri Sembilan

No. Tel : 06-6111224
No. Fax : 06-6112215


Director
Penjara Banda Hilir
Jalan Parameswara
75000 Banda Hilir
Melaka

No. Tel : 06-2823948
No. Fax : 06-2846658


Director
Penjara Dusun Dato’ Murad
Dusun Dato’ Murad
75450 Air Keroh
Melaka

No. Tel : 06-2323428
No. Fax : 06-2325790


Director
Sekolah Henry Gurney
75990 Telok Mas
Melaka

No. Tel : 06-2619284
No. Fax : 06-2619261


Komandan
Pusat Kecemerlangan
Koreksional Melaka
Tanjung Kling
Melaka

No. Tel : 06-3516684
No. Fax : 06-3516650


Director
Penjara Marang
21600 Marang
Terengganu

No. Tel : 09-8320200
No. Fax : 09-8321269


Director
Penjara Alor Star
Jalan Sultanah
05350 Alor Star
Kedah

No. Tel : 04-7302544
No. Fax : 04-7328694


Director
Penjara Sungai Petani
08600 Sungai Petani
Kedah

No. Tel : 04-4202020
No. Fax : 04-4222171


Director
Penjara Pokok Sena
KM 24, Jalan Naka
06400 Pokok Sena
Kedah

No. Tel : 04-7825555
No. Fax : 04-7821043


Director
Akademi Koreksional Malaysia
Persiaran Putra
07000 Kuah, Langkawi
Kedah

No. Tel : 04-9600000
No. Fax : 04-9667120


Director
Ibu Pejabat Penjara Sarawak
Jalan Datuk Penrissen
Kalong Ningkam
93558 Kuching
Sarawak

No. Tel : 082-614005
No. Fax : 082-613411


Director
Penjara Pusat Kuching
Jalan Tabuan
93990 Kuching
Sarawak

No. Tel : 082-259066
No. Fax : 082-259990


Director
Penjara Pusat Miri
98009 Miri
Sarawak

No. Tel : 085-616705
No. Fax : 085-612051


Director
Penjara Pusat Sibu
Jalan Awang Ramli Amit
96009 Sibu
Sarawak

No. Tel : 084-330740
No. Fax : 084-348487
Director
Penjara Pusat Seri Aman
95008 Bandar Sri Aman
Sarawak

No. Tel : 083-322161
No. Fax : 083-325495
Director
Penjara Pusat Limbang
Jalan Nanga Medamit
Peti Surat No. 306
98709 Limbang
Sarawak

No. Tel : 085-211066
No. Fax : 085-211060
Director
Ibu Pejabat Penjara Sabah
88811 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah


No. Tel : 088-270475
No. Fax : 088-252938


Director
Penjara Pusat Kota Kinabalu
88811 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah

No. Tel : 088-219471
No. Fax : 088-252938


Director
Penjara Perempuan
88811 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah

No. Tel : 088-456474
No. Fax : 088-319471


Director
Penjara Tawau
Peti Surat 546
91008 Tawau
Sabah

No. Tel : 089-712509
No. Fax : 089-711564


Director
Penjara Sandakan
Peti Surat 1469
90716 Sandakan
Sabah

No. Tel : 089-665860
No. Fax : 089-663713


Director
Sekolah Henry Gurney II
89007 Keningau
Sabah

No. Tel : 087-331337
No. Fax : 087-332901




 
 

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