Civil and Criminal Jail
(Querist) 18 April 2008
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What is a Civil Jail? What is a Criminal Jail?
How are the two related?
How are they different from one another?
(Expert) 18 April 2008
Under the Jail Manual the floowing is the difference.
Criminal Prisoner: Any criminal prisoner under sentence of a Court or Court – martial, and includes a person detained in prison under the provisions of Chapter VIII of the code of Criminal Procedure 1882 or under the Prisoners Act.
Civil Prisoner:Any prisoner who is not a criminal prisoner
(Querist) 20 April 2008
Thank you for your response Sir.