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German translation of “custody”

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custody

noun /ˈkastədi/
care or keeping
die Aufsicht
The mother was awarded custody of the children by the court.
the care of police or prison authorities
der Gewahrsam
The accused man is in custody.
custodian /-ˈstəu-/ noun a person who guards or takes care of something
der Aufseher
the custodian of an art collection.
(Definition of custody from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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