Example sentences for: detention

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

  • "For the first three or four weeks when we were at the height of these disturbing trends, people were picked up and missing from their families and one person died in detention," he says. "

  • Undeniably, China remains a nasty place for many Christians, who, in many parts of the country, risk harassment and detention simply for practicing their faith.

  • The interim rule implements the provisions of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (IIRIRA) governing expedited and regular removal proceedings, handling asylum claims and other activities involving the apprehension, detention, hearing of claims and ultimately the removal of inadmissible and deportable aliens.

  • In Britain and the rest of western Europe, the crisis over the detention of Gen.

  • In detention, KSM denies that al Qaeda had any agents in Southern California.

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