Batavia, New York

Buffalo Service Processing Center (Buffalo Federal Detention Facility)

Status

In use

2019

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Private For-Profit

Detains: Asylum seekers

Capacity

650

2017

Reported Population

566

2017

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

United States

323,591

Immigration detainees

44,270

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
4250 Federal Drive, Batavia, NY, USA 14020 Tel: +1 (585) 344-6500
Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Service Processing Center (SPC)

2013
Operating period

Year of Entry 2014

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Akima Global Services LLC

Type Private For-Profit

2017

Name U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Type Governmental

2012
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Akal Security Services, Inc.

Service Security

2015

Provider Northrop Grumman

Service Security

2015

Provider Northrop Grumman

Service Facility maintenance

2013

Provider Ahtna Technical Services

Service Food services

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2012

Reported Overstays Yes

2011

Reported Overstays Yes

2010
Demographics

Name Adult men

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2012
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 650

2017

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2007
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 3794

2012

Number 3945

2011

Number 6

2010
Average daily population

Number 569

2017

Number 519

2017

Number 540

2016

Number 424

2015

Number 440

2013

Number 448

2012

Number 529

2011

Number 498

2010

Number 502

2009

Number 457

2008

Number 385

2007
Reported population at a specific time

Number 566

2017
Inspection grade

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

2017

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

2016

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

2015

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

2014

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

2013

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

2012

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

2011

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

2010

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

2009

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

2007
Armed guards
Estimated average detention period (days)
Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
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

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

2017
Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations Buffalo Region (BUF)

2013
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)