New Brunswick

Dorchester Penitentiary

Status

Last documented use

2012

Type: National penitentiary (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: Canada Border Services Agency (Governmental)

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Canada

6,251

Immigration detainees (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

4902 Main St Dorchester, NB E4K 2Y9 Canada Tel: +1 506-379-2471

Center status

Status Last documented use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type National penitentiary

2011
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OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Canada Border Services Agency

Type Governmental

2013
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2013
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 1

2012
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