Panama City, Altos de Curundú

Albergue Masculino de Detención

Status

Last documented use

2015

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Servicio Nacional de Migración

Management: Servicio Nacional de Migración (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
70
107

2013

NO
Panama

2

Number of detention centres (2015)

185,072

International migrants (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Last documented use

2015

Status In use

2014
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Preventive shelter [Albergue preventivo]

2015

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Servicio Nacional de Migración

Type Governmental

2014
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014
Demographics

Name Adult men

2014
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 70

2014
Average daily population

Number 130

2014
Reported population at a specific time

Number 107

2013
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2014
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Access to telephones

2013

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2013

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Temperature

2013

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Servicio Nacional de Migración

Ministry Ministerio de Seguridad Pública

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2014