Aripo, Arima

Immigration Detention Centre (Aripo Detention Centre)

Status

Last documented use

2017

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration Division

Management: Ministry of National Security (Governmental)

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

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
150
No Data
No Data
Trinidad and Tobago

131

Immigration detainees (2014)

150

Estimated detention capacity (2011)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Immigration Detention Centre
Eastern Main Road
Aripo Trinidad
Tel: 667-8035/37
Fax: 667-8571
Center status

Status Last documented use

2017

Status In use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2010
National typology

Name Immigration Detention Center

2015
Operating period

Year of Entry 2009

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Ministry of National Security

Type Governmental

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2010
Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2015
Demographics

Name Adult men

2016

Name Adult women

2016
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2010
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2009
Family segregation

Family Segregation Not Applicable

2015
Age segregation

Age Segregation Not Applicable

2015
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 150

2009
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 131

2014
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

Suicides Reported Yes

2015
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
Maximum official detention period at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Legal segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
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Specially trained personnel
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration Division

Ministry Ministry of National Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2015
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