Albany, New York

Albany County Correctional Facility

Status

In use

2019

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Albany County Sheriff's Office (Governmental)

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

Deaths at facility Capacity Reported population
Yes
No Data
No Data
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
840 Albany Shaker Road Albany,
NY, 12211 USA
Tel. +1(518) 869-2600
Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2012

Status In use

2010
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name US Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

2014

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Albany County Sheriff's Office

Type Governmental

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Demographics

Name Adult women

2012

Name Adult men

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 198

2012

Number 498

2011

Number 1

2010
Average daily population

Number 20

2017

Number 4

2012

Number 5

2009

Number 8

2008

Number 14

2007
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2016
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012