Detention


Detention is an atmospheric horror game set in 1960s Taiwan under martial law. Incorporated religious elements based in Taiwanese/Chinese culture and mythology, the game provided players with unique graphics and gaming experience.

Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Detention released?

Detention was released on 12 Jan, 2017

Who was the developer that made Detention?

RedCandleGames were the developers that made Detention

What type of detentions are there?

– Administrative detention (security detention)
– Judicial detention.
– Criminal detention.

What is detention all about?

Set in 1960s Taiwan of the White Terror period, students Wei and Ray find themselves trapped and vulnerable in Greenwood High School (翠華中學), which is located in a remote mountainous area. The place they once knew has changed in unsettling ways, haunted by evil creatures known as the “lingered” (魍魎).

What section is a strip search?

These searches are known as ‘section 60 searches’ and are authorised under the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994, The use of this power can only be applied to a specific area for a maximum of 48 hours.

When can the police strip search you?

A strip search must be done out of public view and by an officer of the same sex, without any officer of the opposite sex able to see. If you are 17 years old or under a strip search can only take place in the presence of an appropriate adult. The officer must provide a reason for needing to search further.

What is detention and example?

When you are locked up in prison for a short period of time as punishment, this is an example of detention. When you are made to stay after school because you did something wrong, this is an example of detention. noun. The act of keeping an individual imprisoned or in custody.

When can police search your car UK?

They allow police officers to search you or your vehicle if they have reasonable grounds to do so. They must use the search powers fairly, responsibly and with respect for people. The police are not allowed to stop and search just because of your religion, race, age, the way you look, or the clothes you’re wearing.

Can police use force to search you?

Officers can use reasonable force to search people who are not compliant, however every effort must be made to try and explain the reasons for searching you in the first instance.

Can police strip search you UK?

Strip searches You cannot be ordered to remove more clothing unless a strip search has been authorised by a more senior officer such as an Inspector. A strip search can only happen if the police think it is necessary to confiscate an illegal item that you are hiding under your clothes or on your body, such as a weapon.

What does Detention mean in policing?

An officer’s “brief and cursory” holding and questioning of someone is a detention. An example is a cop stopping someone who is behaving suspiciously in order to ask a few questions. The suspect isn’t free to leave, but he also isn’t under arrest, at least until the officer develops probable cause.

What is a Section 60 search?

Suspicionless stop and search Section 60 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 allows a police officer to stop and search a person without suspicion. This is different from ordinary ‘stop and search’ because it means the police don’t need to have ‘reasonable grounds’ in order to stop and search you.

What is the purpose of detention?

The purpose of assigning detention is to punish misbehavior. Therefore, the goal of deten- tion is to reduce future occurrences of the behavior being punished.