Tuvalu

CountryTuvalu
Ministry responsible
Office of the Prime Minister
Prison administration
Police, Immigration and Prisons Department
Contact address
Police Headquarters, National Co-ordination Centre, Box 33, Funafuti, Tuvalu
Telephone
+688 20728
Fax
+688 20159
Email
compol@tuvalu.tv
Head of prison administration (and title)
Ken T. Sione
Senior Warder (under overall command of the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Motulu Jack Pedro, in his role as Superintendent of Prisons)
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
11
at August 2014 (via U.S. State Department human rights report)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
110
based on an estimated national population of 10,000 at August 2014 (from United Nations figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(August 2014)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(August 2014)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(August 2014 - under 18)
Foreign prisoners (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(26.7.2007)
Number of establishments / institutions
2
(2011)
Official capacity of prison system
55
(2002)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
2000 6 67
2005 7 70
2007 3 30
2010 8 80
2012 12 120
2000 6 67
2005 7 70
2007 3 30
2010 8 80
2012 12 120
Prison population total
Prison population rate