remand prisoner (rɪˈmɑːnd ˈprɪzənə)
- (law) a prisoner who is sent back into custody (or sometimes admitted to bail) to await
trial or continuation of their trial ⇒
This will mean more remand prisoners being held in police cells.
Example Sentences Including 'remand prisoner'
About 3pm on Saturday, the remand prisoner allegedly stabbed two male guards with a sharpened steel spindle manufactured from a mop bucket.
Australian News Misc (2004)
As a remand prisoner , she should have been held at Mt Eden women's prison, said police.
New Zealand Herald (2004)
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