Conversion of the former Oberhausen prison | 2011
Based on the new federal Therapie-Unterbringungsgesetz (ThuG) (therapy and preventive detention act) reconstruction work on the Oberhausen prison became necessary to turn it into a location for individuals who used to be under preventive detention. .
Measures combine 36 cells, turning them into 18 with new security doors. • Strengthening of the windows by means of foil and manganese bars • Wet rooms• De-escalation cells • corridors with security sections • Gate equipped with video technology • Kitchens• Climbing protection in the courtyard • Lock-up system• Strengthening of complete fire protection system • GFS: 3,300 m²