Aurora, Colorado

Denver Contract Detention Facility (Aurora Detention Facility)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Geo Group (Private For-Profit)

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, Contract Detention Facility (CDF)

Capacity Deaths at facility Conditions complaints?
928
Yes
YES

2019

United States

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

103,140

Detained children (2015)

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FACILITY NAMES
Denver Contract Detention Facility (Aurora Detention Facility)
Location

Country: United States

City & Region: Aurora, Colorado, Americas

Latitude, Longitude: 39.759656, -104.849776

Contact Information
3130 North Oakland Street
Aurora, CO 80010
Phone:+1 (303) 361-6612
Fax: +1 (303) 341-2652

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Contract Detention Facility (CDF)

2013
Operating Period

Year of Entry 1987

Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2013
Management

Name Geo Group

Type Private For-Profit

2014
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Geo Group

Service Management

2014

Provider Northrop Grumman

Service Facility maintenance

2013

Provider Northrop Grumman

Service Security

2013
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2014
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Private Company

Name of Owner Geo Group

2014
Detainee Per Diem (USD)

Number 350

2015
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations Denver Region (DEN)

2013

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 928

2017

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1532

2014
Total Migration Detainees at Facility: Flow + Stock (year)

Number 4810

2012

Number 5006

2011
Facility Average Daily Population (year)

Number 759

2017

Number 682

2017

Number 406

2013

Number 378

2009

Number 396

2008

Number 394

2007

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2017

Reported deaths? Yes

2012

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

Minimum Standards (“Good,” “Acceptable,” or “Meets Standards”)

2017

Minimum Standards (“Good,” “Acceptable,” or “Meets Standards”)

2009

Minimum Standards (“Good,” “Acceptable,” or “Meets Standards”)

2007
Inadequate conditions

Food provision

2019

Outdoor exercise

2019

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2014

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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