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G20 detention centre: Photo gallery



By Amber Hildebrandt, CBC News

amber-hilderbrandt-52.jpgToronto police gave reporters a tour Tuesday afternoon of a controversial makeshift prison that held hundreds of G20 protesters but is now empty and being cleaned up.

The temporary facility on Eastern Avenue, set up in a former film studio in the city's east end, had a capacity for 500 prisoners. Police estimated about 1,000 people were detained there at various times between June 24 and 28 during the G20 protests.

See photos of the facility above.

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