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

182,869

Immigration detainees (2020)

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

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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

Year Ceased

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

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 614

2012
Total Detainees/Stock & Flow (year)

Number 124

2012

Number 1188

2011

Number 2

2010
Average Daily Population (year)

Number 2

2017

Number 2

2017

Number 2

2013

Number 0

2012

Number 93

2009

Number 123

2008

Number 135

2007
Reported Population (day)

Number 1

2016
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2012

CONDITIONS & REGIME

Overall Inspection Score

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

2009

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

2007
External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012