Guidance

Searching detainees at removal centres

Detention services order 09/2012 about searching detainees, staff and visitors at removal centres.

Documents

Searching policy

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Home Office detention services order about searching detainees, staff, visitors, vehicles and mail in removal centres, pre-departure accommodation, short-term holding facilities, and under escort.

Published 1 August 2012
Last updated 14 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. General update to reflect the new searching powers of IA2016.
  2. updated guidance
  3. First published.