Example sentences for: detention

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

  • 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.

  • 00 per day), $36,000,000 increase for alien travel expenses (3,600 removals at $1,000 each), and an additional $20,950,000 for detention vehicle expenses.

  • 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.

  • (It's thanks to the murky intervention of one of his dad's poker pals, a gangster, that he ends up there and not in juvenile detention.)

  • Preventive Detention Answer

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