Houston, Texas

Southwest Key Program, Inc. Houston (Mesa Drive)

Status

In use

2019

Type: Shelter (Ad Hoc)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Southwest Keys Program Inc. (Private Not-For-Profit)

Detains: Asylum seekers (administrative), Unaccompanied minors, Accompanied minors, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
54
No Data
No Data
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
7900 MESA DRIVE,
HOUSTON, TEXAS
77028
713-635-8505
Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2009

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Ad Hoc

Type Shelter

2008

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Southwest Keys Program Inc.

Type Private Not-For-Profit

2018

Name Southwest Keys

Type Private For-Profit

2008
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2008
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2018

Name Accompanied minors

2018

Name Unaccompanied minors

2008
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2008
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 54

2018

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 41

2007
Average daily population

Number 21

2009

Number 19

2008

Number 27

2007

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2008