(Remand (detention) – detention of a suspect prior to a trial, conviction, or sentencing. When a person is remanded in custody it means that they will be detained in a prison until a later date when a trial or sentencing hearing will take place.
UK: court decision to put someone on remand – means adults will go to prison until hearing at a magistrates’ court .
NZ: When someone is held in custody while they wait for their trial or sentencing it’s called being on remand. A remand prisoner could be held in police cells, court cells, psychiatric facilities or in prison.
In USA: a remand is an action taken by an appellate court in which it sends back a case to the trial court or lower appellate court for further action