Lancaster, California

Mira Loma Detention Centre

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2013

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Asylum seekers, Criminal detainees

Capacity

1400

2009

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Yes

2009

United States

323,591

Immigration detainees

44,270

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
45100 N. 60th Street West Lancaster, CA 93536 Bus. U.S. Tel. +1 661-949-3811
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2013

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Intergovernmental Service Agreement (IGSA Facility)

2012
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Los Angelese County Sheriff's Department

Type Government-local

2012
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Northrop Grumman

Service Facility maintenance

2013

Provider Northrop Grumman

Service Security

2013
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Demographics

Name Adult men

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1400

2009
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 7214

2012

Number 9823

2011

Number 28

2010
Average daily population

Number 25

2013

Number 738

2012

Number 1194

2009

Number 946

2008

Number 957

2007
Inspection grade

Grade Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2009

Grade Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2007
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Not Applicable

2009

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Not Applicable

2007
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2010

Reported deaths? Yes

2007

Reported deaths? Yes

2003
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012
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