Waterville, Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Youth Facility

Status

Last documented use

2009

Type: Juvenile detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Canada Border Services Agency

Management: Department of Justice, Correctional Services (Governmental)

Detains: Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Unaccompanied minors, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

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

8,825

Immigration detainees (2020)

91

Detained children (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Nova Scotia Youth Facility 1442 Country Home Road, PO Box 100 Waterville, Nova Scotia B0P 1V0

Tel: (902) 538-8071 Fax: (902) 538-7405
Center status

Status Last documented use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Juvenile detention centre

2009

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Department of Justice, Correctional Services

Type Governmental

2009
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2009
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation

Legal segregation

Legal Segregation No

2009
Family segregation

Family Segregation

Age segregation

Age Segregation

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Canada Border Services Agency

Ministry Public Safety Canada

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2009