Harlingen, Texas

International Education Services Welcome Shelter

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2009

Type: Shelter (Ad Hoc)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: International Education Services, Inc. (Private For-Profit)

Detains: Unaccompanied minors, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
80
No Data
No Data
United States

510,854

Immigration detainees (2019)

44,000

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2009

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Ad Hoc

Type Shelter

2008

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name International Education Services, Inc.

Type Private For-Profit

2008
Security Regime

Security Level Semi-secure

2008
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2008
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 80

2008

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2008