Lockups

Buildings that house temporary holding places, as in police stations or courthouses, for persons awaiting trials or hearings; for shorter periods of confinement than jails.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
20141
Names
lockups American English
lockup American English
lock-ups British English
lock-up British English
lock ups British English
arrestantenlokalen Dutch
arrestantenlokaal Dutch
arrestantenhokken Dutch
cachotten Dutch
calabozos Spanish
calabozo Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300169247. The J. Paul Getty Trust.