Lovington, New Mexico

Lea County Detention Center (Lea County Jail)

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2014

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Lea County Board of Commissioners (Governmental)

Detains: , U.S. Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
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United States

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

103,140

Detained children (2015)

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FACILITY NAMES
Lea County Detention Center (Lea County Jail)
Location

Country: United States

City & Region: Lovington, New Mexico, Americas

Latitude, Longitude: 32.943944, -103.351103

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2012
National typology

Name U.S. Marshall Service Intergovernmental Agreement (USMS IGA)

2013
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2014

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2012
Management

Name Lea County Board of Commissioners

Type Governmental

2012
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations El Paso Region (ELP)

2013

DETAINEES

Demographics
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012

SIZE & POPULATION

Facility Average Daily Population (year)
2012

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2012

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2012

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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