Juan Santamaría International Airport, Alajuela

Juan Santamaría International Airport detention facility

Status

Last documented use

2015

Type: Transit centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Direccion General de Migracion y Extranjeria

Management: Policía de migración (Governmental)

Detains: Not Available

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Costa Rica

1

Number of detention centres (2014)

417,768

International migrants (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Last documented use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Transit centre

2015
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Policía de migración

Type Governmental

2015

Name Private company

Type Private For-Profit

2015
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2015
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Security Regime
Armed guards
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Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Direccion General de Migracion y Extranjeria

Ministry Ministerio de Gobernacion y Policia

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2015
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