Island of Aruba, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Centro Dakota Immigration Detention Facility (Aruba)

Status

Last documented use

2015

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Aruba Police Force

Management: Department for Supervision of Foreigners (Government-local)

Detains: Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
15
4

2014

NO
Netherlands

3,506

Immigration detainees (2018)

179

Detained children (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

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Centro Dakota Immigration Detention Facility
Island of Aruba,
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Center status

Status Last documented use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Immigration Detention Facility

2014
Operating period

Year of Entry 2013

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Department for Supervision of Foreigners

Type Government-local

2014
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014
Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 3

2014
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 15

2014
Reported population at a specific time

Number 4

2014
Inspection grade

Grade Minimum Standards (“Good,” “Acceptable,” or “Meets Standards”)

2014
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions

2014
Specially trained personnel

Trained Personnel No

2014
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints No

2014

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Aruba Police Force

Ministry Ministry of Justice

Ministry Typology Justice

2014
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner

2014