Sabha

Sabha Detention Centre

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2019

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Departments of Anti-Infiltration and Illegal Immigration

Management: Directorate for Combatting Illegal Migration (DCIM) (Governmental)

Detains: Unaccompanied minors

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
4000
No Data
No Data
Libya

8,672

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2009
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2008

Year Ceased

Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2009
Management

Name Directorate for Combatting Illegal Migration (DCIM)

Type Governmental

2018
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider UNHCR

Service Social services

2017
Custodial Authorities

Agency Departments of Anti-Infiltration and Illegal Immigration

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2009

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2015

Name Adult women

2009

Name Adult men

2009

Name Accompanied minors

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 4000

2015

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1000

2009

CONDITIONS & REGIME

Inadequate conditions

Detention Centre inadequate condition Medical care

2015
External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Gender Segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2009
Legal Segregation

Legal Segregation

Family Segregation

Family Segregation

Age Segregation

Age Segregation Yes

2009
Monitors & Civil Society Access

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International non-governmental groups

2013