Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

South West Nova Scotia Correctional Facility

Status

Last documented use

2011

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Canada Border Services Agency

Management: Department of Justice, Correctional Services (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
No Data
No Data
No Data
Canada

8,825

Immigration detainees (2020)

162

Detained children (2017)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2011
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2011
Management

Name Department of Justice, Correctional Services

Type Governmental

2011
Custodial Authorities

Agency Canada Border Services Agency

Ministry Public Safety Canada

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2011

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult men

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2011
Total Detainees/Stock & Flow (year)

Number 2

2011

CONDITIONS & REGIME

Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Gender Segregation

Gender Segregation

Legal Segregation

Legal Segregation No

2011
Family Segregation

Family Segregation

Age Segregation

Age Segregation