Hurricane, Utah

Washington County Jail / Purgatory Correctional Facility

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2019

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Management: Washington County Sheriff's Office (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, US Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
6
3

2016

No Data
United States

182,869

Immigration detainees (2020)

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Washington County Jail / Purgatory Correctional Facility
Location

Country: United States

City & Region: Hurricane, Utah, Americas

Latitude, Longitude: 37.172849, -113.35116

Contact Information
750 South 5300 West,
Hurricane, Utah 84737,
Tel. (435) 656-6600

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name US Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

2013
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2008

2017
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2019

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2017

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2014

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2012
Management

Name Washington County Sheriff's Office

Type Governmental

2012
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2017
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner County

2017
Detainee Per Diem (USD)

Number 58

2017
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations Salt Lake City Region (SLC)

2013

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 6

2017
Total Detainees/Stock & Flow (year)

Number 164

2012

Number 260

2011

Number 2

2010
Average Daily Population (year)

Number 5

2017

Number 8

2017

Number 6

2013

Number 19

2009

Number 18

2008

Number 16

2007
Reported Population (day)

Number 3

2016

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

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

2016

Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2009

Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2007

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2012

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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