Charlotte, North Carolina

Mecklenburg County Jail Central (Mecklenburg County Detention centre North)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, US Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
614
1

2016

No Data
United States

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

103,140

Detained children (2015)

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FACILITY NAMES
Mecklenburg County Jail Central (Mecklenburg County Detention centre North)
Location

Country: United States

City & Region: Charlotte, North Carolina, Americas

Latitude, Longitude: 35.2272302, -80.8460822

Contact Information
5235 Spector Drive,
Charlotte, NC 28269

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name US Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

2017
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2000

2017
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2013

Status In use

2012
Management

Name Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department

Type Governmental

2012
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 614

2012
Total Migration Detainees at Facility: Flow + Stock (year)

Number 124

2012

Number 1188

2011

Number 2

2010
Facility Average Daily Population (year)

Number 2

2017

Number 2

2017

Number 2

2013
2012

Number 93

2009

Number 123

2008

Number 135

2007
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 1

2016

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2012

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2009

Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2007

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2012

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