Falfurrias, Texas

Brooks County Detention Center

Status

In use

2019

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Private For-Profit

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Criminal detainees

Capacity

200

2017

Reported Population

Not available

2017

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

United States

323,591

Immigration detainees

44,270

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
901 Co Rd 201, Falfurrias, TX 78355 Tel: +1 361-325-3340
Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2007
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2007
National typology

Name US Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

2013
Operating period

Year of Entry 2011

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name GEO Group

Type Private For-Profit

2019

Name GEO Group

Type Private For-Profit

2017

Name Brooks County Sheriff's Office

Type Governmental

2007
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2007
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017
Demographics

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2007

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2007
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 200

2017
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 2147

2012
Average daily population

Number 32

2017

Number 0

2017

Number 23

2016

Number 1

2015

Number 231

2013

Number 0

2011

Number 0

2010

Number 9

2007
Inspection grade

Grade Not Available

2017

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

2016

Grade Not Available

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 Not Available

2011

Grade Not Available

2010
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2013
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Reported population at a specific time
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
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

2007
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner County

2018
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)

Number 63

2015
Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations San Antonio (SNA)

2013
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)