Menogeia (Larnaca Distrcit)

Menoyia (Menogeia) Immigration Detention Centre

Status

In use

2019

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Police

Management: Cyprus Police (Governmental)

Detains: Asylum seekers (administrative), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
128
70

2017

NO
Cyprus

585

Immigration detainees (2016)

1

Number of detention centres (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2018
Operating period

Year of Entry 2011

Year Ceased

Year of Entry 2013

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Cyprus Police

Type Governmental

2017

Name Policr

Type Governmental

2015

Name Police

Type Governmental

2011
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2018
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2018
Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2014
Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 120

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2018

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2018

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 128

2018

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 256

2015
Reported population at a specific time

Number 70

2017

Number 118

2013
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2018

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Cell space

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Lighting

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Access to telephones

2017
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2017

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2015

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2014
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2015

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International or regional human rights mechanisms

2014

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National Preventive Mechanism under OPCAT

2013

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Police

Ministry Police

Ministry Typology Justice

2011