San Antonio, Texas

Central Texas Detention Facility (formerly Wackenhut Facility)

Status

In use

2019

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: GEO Group (Private For-Profit)

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

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
688
No Data
No Data
United States

182,869

Immigration detainees (2020)

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Central Texas Detention Facility (formerly Wackenhut Facility)
Location

Country: United States

City & Region: San Antonio, Texas, Americas

Latitude, Longitude: 29.4239936, -98.4974026

Contact Information
218 South Laredo Street San Antonio,
TX, 78207 USA
Tel. +1 210-227-5600

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
Operating Period

Year of Entry 1989

Center Status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2012
Management

Name GEO Group

Type Private For-Profit

2012
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider GEO Group Inc.

Service Management

2012
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2012
Detainee Per Diem (USD)

Number 58

2015
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations San ANtonio Region (SNA)

2013

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2012

Name Adult women

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2012

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 688

2009
Total Detainees/Stock & Flow (year)

Number 15

2012

Number 22

2011
Average Daily Population (year)

Number 1

2017

Number 1

2013

Number 1

2012

Number 6

2009

Number 128

2008

Number 141

2007

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

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

2009

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

2008

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

2007

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2012

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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