The Edmonton Remand Centre is the largest, most technologically advanced remand facility in Canada and replaces the 33-year-old remand centre in downtown Edmonton.
Find out how you can visit an inmate.
Edmonton Remand Centre
Edmonton, AB, Canada
Toll-free in Alberta: 310-0000, then dial 780-638-5100
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Toll-free in Alberta: 310-0000, then dial 780-638-5454
With a maximum bed capacity of 1,952, the centre is built around a direct supervision system that increases inmates’ access to services and programs — and enhances facility security. Correctional peace officers are stationed inside living units to maintain direct and frequent contact with inmates.
- academic upgrading, life skills, parenting skills, addictions counselling
- boot camp – provides drill, physical training and a very high standard of behaviour (very accepted program by inmates)
News release: New Edmonton remand centre to bolster law and order in Alberta
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