Dresden, Saxony

Dresden prison

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Criminal detainees, Asylum seekers

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

14

2012

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Germany

2,777

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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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
National typology
Operating period

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
Outsourced services and non-state actors
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Family segregation
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

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2013
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