Harlingen, Texas

Harlingen Field Office (Harlingen Staging Facility)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2010

Type: Administrative (Immigration field office)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

United States

323,591

Immigration detainees

44,270

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services 1717 Zoy Street Harlingen, TX 78552
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2010

Status In use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration field office

2009
National typology

Name Filed Office / Staging Facility

2009
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Type Governmental

2009
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Average daily population

Number 87

2009

Number 88

2008

Number 83

2007
Inspection grade

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

Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Demographics
Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
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Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
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Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
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

2009
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations