Basile, Louisiana

South Louisiana Detention Center (South Louisiana Correctional Center)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Private For-Profit

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Criminal detainees

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

United States

323,591

Immigration detainees

44,270

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

3843 Stagg Avenue Basile, Louisiana 70515 (337) 432-5493

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2014
Operating period

Year of Entry 1993

Year Ceased

National typology

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name LCS Corrections Services, Inc.

Type Private For-Profit

2014
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014
Demographics

Name Adult women

2014

Name Adult men

2014
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2014
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 4678

2012

Number 4890

2011

Number 5

2010
Average daily population

Number 516

2013

Number 435

2009

Number 535

2008

Number 29

2007
Inspection grade

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

2009

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

2008

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

2007
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
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Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
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Specially trained personnel
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Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
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Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner LCS Corrections Services, Inc.

2014
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations