Cancun, Quintana Roo

Cancun Aeropuerto Estacion Provisional

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Instituto Nacional de Migracion

Management: Instituto Nacional de Migracion (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Conditions complaints? Reported population
12
YES
No Data
Mexico

59,155

Immigration detainees (2020)

8,524

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Status In use

2015

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2013

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Estación o Estancia Migratoria (Immigration detention centre)

2019

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Instituto Nacional de Migracion

Type Governmental

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2012
Demographics

Name Adult men

2012

Name Adult women

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 12

2011
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Bedding and clothing

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions

2017

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Instituto Nacional de Migracion

Ministry Secertaria de Gobernacion

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2012