Onsong County MPS Detention Centre

Organisation in Charge
Ministry of People's Security
Penal Facility Status

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Less than a mile from the border with China, Onsong County MPS Detention Centre is situated in the north of Onsong and is bordered by agricultural fields and the Tumen River. The facility is managed by the Ministry of People’s Security (North Korea’s general police force) at the county level and is staffed by MPS state agents and correctional officers.

The North Korean Prison Database links detainees, human rights violations, and perpetrators to Onsong County MPS Detention Centre.

A navigable version of the digital model can be accessed here.