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

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
614
1

2016

No Data
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
5235 Spector Drive,
Charlotte, NC 28269
Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2013

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

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

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department

Type Governmental

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2012
Demographics

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 614

2012
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 124

2012

Number 1188

2011

Number 2

2010
Average daily population

Number 2

2017

Number 2

2017

Number 2

2013

Number 0

2012

Number 93

2009

Number 123

2008

Number 135

2007
Reported population at a specific time

Number 1

2016
Inspection grade

Grade Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2009

Grade Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2007

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012