Roanoke, Virginia

Roanoke City Jail

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2019

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains: Criminal detainees, Undocumented migrants

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

2

2016

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

United States

323,591

Immigration detainees

44,270

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Campbell Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016, USA Tel: +1 540-853-2621
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2019

Status In use

2017

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2013

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Intergovernmental Service Agreement (IGSA)

2017
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name City of Roanoke Sheriff's Office

Type Government-local

2017
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2017
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017
Demographics

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 34

2012

Number 47

2011

Number 1

2010
Average daily population

Number 1

2017

Number 1

2017
Reported population at a specific time

Number 2

2016
Inspection grade

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

2017
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Reported overpopulation
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2018
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner City

2017
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)

Number 46.57

2017
Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations Richmond area, VA

2017
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)