Miami, Florida

Catholic Charities’ Msgr. Bryan Walsh Children’s Village (formerly Boystown)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2015

Type: Secure reception centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Boystown (Private Not-For-Profit)

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

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United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2015

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Secure reception centre

2019
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Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Boystown

Type Private Not-For-Profit

2012

Name Boystown

Type Private Not-For-Profit

2012
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Boystown

Service Management

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Semi-secure

2019

Security Level Semi-secure

2008
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2018

Name Accompanied minors

2018

Name Unaccompanied minors

2008
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008
Average daily population

Number 36

2009

Number 29

2008

Number 47

2007
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2008
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