Pristina Detention Center was built around 1952. After the war has been under the administration of the British KFOR. From 1999 until 20/10/2000 has been under the administration of KFOR, UNMIK. From October 2000 this institution has passed under the administration of PMD managed by international management staff.
In February 2005 the competences were handed over to national management staff.
In Prishtina Detention Center are mostly placed the detainees from the regions near by and from other regions. This institution also receives persons serving the sentence for Serbs and other nationalities. This facility has a capacity of 66 inmates.
Library at this Detention Center possesses different books in different languages.