Pozzallo, Ragusa, Sicily

Pozzallo Centro di Primo Soccorso ed Accoglienza (CPSA)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: International or Regional Organization

Detains: Asylum seekers, Undocumented migrants

Capacity

180

2016

Reported Population

365

2016

Inadequate Conditions

Yes

2016

Italy

4,092

Immigration detainees

150

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2016

Category Filter Administrative

Type Secure reception centre

2012

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Hotspot

2016
Operating period

Year of Entry 2000

Year Ceased 2016

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name European Union Agencies (Frontex and EASO)

Type International or Regional Organization

2016

Name Ministry of the Interior

Type Governmental

2016

Name Direzione Centrale dei Servizi Civili per L'immigrazione e L'asilo

Type Governmental

2012

Name Italian Red Cross

Type Private Not-For-Profit

2012
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Cooperativa Azione Sociale

Service Not Available

2016
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2016

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2012
Demographics

Name Adult women

2012

Name Adult men

2012

Name Accompanied minors

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation No

2016

Gender Segregation

Legal segregation

Legal Segregation

Family segregation

Family Segregation No

2012
Age segregation

Age Segregation No

2016

Age Segregation

Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 180

2016

Type Capacity including surge

Capacity 240

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 172

2012
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 18970

2016
Reported population at a specific time

Number 365

2016

Number 44

2011
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2016
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions

2016
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Average daily population
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Dipartimento per le libertà civili e l'immigrazione / Direzione Centrale dei Servizi Civili per L'immigrazione e L'asilo

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2016
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)

Number 29.49

2016
Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations Comune di Pozzallo / Prefettura di Ragusa

2016
Facility owner
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)