Union Town, Alabama

Perry County Correctional Center

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2014

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: LCS Correctional Services Inc (Private For-Profit)

Detains: Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Deaths at facility Reported population
400
Yes
No Data
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Right Highway Number 8, P.O. Box 176, Union Town, Alabama 36786, U.S.
+1 334-628-8885
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2014

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2007
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2007
National typology

Name Intergovernmental Service Agreement (IGSA)

2013
Operating period

Year of Entry 2006

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name LCS Correctional Services Inc

Type Private For-Profit

2012

Name LCS Corrections Services

Type Private For-Profit

2007
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider LCS Correctional Services Inc.

Service Management

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2007
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2007

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2007
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 400

2006
Average daily population

Number 161

2009

Number 279

2008

Number 273

2007
Inspection grade

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

2009

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

2008

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

2007
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2008

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2007
Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations New Orleans Region (NOL)

2013