Example sentences for: detention

How can you use “detention” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • this study, sites or locations) for an assessment of the costs and operations of federal detention facilities managed by private contractors under OMB Circular A-76.

  • A spate of explicit "parental responsibility" laws passed by states and communities over the last couple of years give judges the power to make parents pay for juvenile detention or undergo counseling with their kids.

  • The simple fact of their detention could have derailed the plan.

  • Western doctors confirmed Nigerian opposition leader Moshood Abiola died of heart disease . Abiola, whose imminent victory in the 1993 presidential election was annulled by the military, died in detention July 7, just as he was about to be released.

  • Preventive Detention Answer

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