Jena, LA

LaSalle ICE Processing Center (Prev. LaSalle ICE Detention Facility)

Status

In use

2023

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: The GEO Group, Inc. (Private For-Profit)

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

Capacity Deaths at facility Conditions complaints?
1170
Yes
YES

2019

United States

182,869

Migration Detainees

15,381

Detained Unaccompanied Children

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FACILITY NAMES
LaSalle ICE Processing Center (Prev. LaSalle ICE Detention Facility)
Location

Country: United States

City & Region: Jena, LA, Americas

Latitude, Longitude: 31.708340, -92.152360

Contact Information
LaSalle ICE Detention Facility
830 Pine Hill Road Jena, LA, 71342
Tel: (318) 992-7800

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status In use

2023

Status In use

2022

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2007
Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2019

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2007
National typology

Name Dedicated Inter-Governmental Service Agreement

2023
Management

Name The GEO Group, Inc.

Type Private For-Profit

2017

Name Lasalle County Sheriff

Type Governmental

2007
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2007
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations New Orleans Field Office

2023
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2007

2019

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2022

Name Adult women

2022
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2007

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2007

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1170

2022
Facility Average Daily Population (year)

Number 536

2022

Number 3

2007

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2023
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 39

2022

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

Overall Inspection Score

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

2021
Inadequate conditions

Food provision

2019

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2007

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

Reports of Deaths

Yes

2017

Yes

2016

Yes

2016

Yes

2016

MONITORING & ACCESS

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