Medium-security Prisons

Buildings that house prisons where the security level is less than maximum security; the inmates may sleep in dormitories and have other communal facilities, with generally less supervision over the internal movements than in a maximum-security prison.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
20140
Names
medium-security prisons
medium-security prison
medium security prisons
medium-security correctional institutions
medium-security institutions
prisons, medium-security
gesloten inrichtingen Dutch
gesloten inrichting Dutch
cárceles de mediana seguridad Spanish
cárcel de mediana seguridad Spanish
recinto carcelario de seguridad Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300169239. The J. Paul Getty Trust.