Amherst, Nova Scotia

Cumberland Correctional Facility

Status

Last documented use

2009

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Canada Border Services Agency

Management: Department of Justice, Correctional Services (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
No Data
No Data
No Data
Canada

8,825

Immigration detainees (2020)

138

Detained children (2020)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2009
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2009
Management

Name Department of Justice, Correctional Services

Type Governmental

2009
Custodial Authorities

Agency Canada Border Services Agency

Ministry Public Safety Canada

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2009

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult men

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2009

CONDITIONS & REGIME

External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Gender Segregation

Gender Segregation

Legal Segregation

Legal Segregation No

2009
Family Segregation

Family Segregation

Age Segregation

Age Segregation