Venna, Rhodope, Thrace

Venna Detention Centre

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2012

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection, Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection

Management: Police (Governmental)

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

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
215
220

2010

No Data
Greece

31,126

Immigration detainees (2018)

6,290 - 7,570

Estimated detention capacity (2013)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2012

Status In use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2009
Operating period

Year of Entry 2002

Year Ceased 2012

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012

Security Level Secure

2009
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2012
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 215

2012

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2006
Reported population at a specific time

Number 220

2010

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS