Orange, California

Theo Lacy Facility

Status

In use

2019

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Management: Orange County Sheriff's Office (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men, Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
472
497

2016

Yes
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
501 The City Drive South Orange,
CA, 92868 USA
Tel. + 1 (714) 935-6940
Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2013
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Intergovernmental Service Agreement (IGSA)

2013
Operating period

Year of Entry 2010

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Orange County Sheriff's Office

Type Government-local

2017
Security Regime

Security Level High security

2018

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)

2018

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 472

2017
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 8171

2012

Number 9147

2011
Average daily population

Number 481

2017

Number 489

2017

Number 497

2016

Number 443

2013
Reported population at a specific time

Number 497

2016
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2016
Inspection grade

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

2016
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2017
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner County

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

Number 118

2015
Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations Los Angeles Region (LOS)

2013