Dresden, Saxony

Dresden prison

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Saxony Ministry of Justice and European Affairs , Saxony Ministry of Interior, Regional Interior Ministry

Management: Saxony Ministry of Justice and European Affairs (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men, Asylum seekers (administrative), Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Reported population Capacity Conditions complaints?
14

2012

No Data
No Data
Germany

2,777

Immigration detainees (2018)

833

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Hammerweg 30, 01127 Dresden
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2004
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2013

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2004

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Saxony Ministry of Justice and European Affairs

Type Government-local

2014

Name Prison services on behalf of regional interior ministry

Type Governmental

2007
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2013
Armed guards

Armed Guards? Yes

2013
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2013
Demographics

Name Adult men

2013
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2013

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2013

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2013
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Not Applicable

2013
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Yes

2013
Age segregation

Age Segregation Not Applicable

2013
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)

Number 24

2013

Number 15

2004
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 200

2010
Reported population at a specific time

Number 14

2012

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner

2013