Ayer, Massachusetts

Federal Medical Center - Devens (FCM Devens)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2009

Type: Prison-hospital (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Federal Bureau of Prisons (Governmental)

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

Deaths at facility Capacity Reported population
Yes
No Data
No Data
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2009

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison-hospital

2008

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Federal Bureau of Prisons

Type Governmental

2008
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2008
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2008
Average daily population

Number 1

2007
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2006

Reported deaths? Yes

2004

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2008