Belize

Belize

Administration

Head of Prison: Mr. Earl Jones, Chief Executive Officer

Ministry Responsible: Ministry of National Security

Administration: Kolbe Foundation, Belize Central Prison

Contact Information

Hattieville Central Prison, P.O. Box 88 Belize City, Belize

Telephone: +501 225 6190 (6191/6218/6229)

Fax: +501 225 6278 (6188)

Website: www.kolbe.bz

Statistics

Total Prison Population: 1 545 at 9.1.2015 (national prison administration)

Prison Population Rate: 449 (per 100,000 of national population, Jan 2015)

Pre-trial detainees/ remand prisoners: 40.8% (31.8.2013)

Female Prisoners: 2.8% (9.1.2015)

Juveniles/minors/ young prisoners: 3.1% (9.1.2015 – under 18)

Foreign Prisoners: 11.1% (9.1.2015)

Number of establishments/institutions: 1 (2015 Belize Central Prison, Hattieville)

Official capacity of prison system: c. 1 750 (31.8.2013)

Occupancy level: c. 94.3% (31.8.2013)

Belize Prison Stats

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