Pearsall, Texas

South Texas/Pearsall Hold Room

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2017

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Governmental)

Detains: Not Available

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
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United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

South Texas Detention Facility



566 Veteran's Drive Pearsall, TX, 78061 Tel. +1 (830) 334-2939


Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Hold room

2012
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Type Governmental

2015
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2015
Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2012

Reported Overstays Yes

2011
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 20

2012

Number 65

2011
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Security Regime
Armed guards
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Gender segregation
Legal segregation
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Family access
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2015
Facility owner
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