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Sečovce Detention Centre (Police Detention Centre for Aliens)

  • Sečovce immigration detention centre (photo credit:  Korzár Dolný Zemplín,


Center status Show sources
Status Observation date
In use 2019
In use 2009

GDP facility typology Show sources
Category Filter Type Observation date
Administrative Immigration detention centre 2016
Administrative Immigration detention centre 2009
National typology Show sources
Name Observation date
Útvar policajného zaistenia pre cudzincov 2019
Police detention facilities for aliens 2014

Operating Period
Operating period Show sources
Year of Entry Year Ceased

Contact Information

City and region
Sečovce, Košice Region

Address & contact
Sečovce Detention Centre Bitunkova 14 078 01 Sečovce Slovak Republic Tel.: +421 96171 3915 Fax: +421 56 678662


Management and Services
Management Show sources
Name Type Observation date
Bureau of Border and Aliens Police (BBAP PFP) Governmental 2019
Border Police Governmental 2009
Outsourced services and non-state actors Show sources
Provider Service Observation date
Slovak Humanitarian Council Education or training 2016
Slovak Humanitarian Council Health care 2016
Slovak Humanitarian Council Social services 2016

Security Regime Show sources
Security Level Observation date
Secure 2016

Detention timeframe
Maximum official detention period at facility Show sources
Length Observation date
Long-term (more than 20 days) 2019

Demographics Show sources
Name Observation date
Adult women 2015
Adult men 2015
Accompanied minors 2015
Accompanied minors 2014
Families 2014
Adult women 2014
Adult men 2014

Categories of detainees
Categories of detainees Show sources
Name Observation date
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2015
Asylum seekers (administrative) 2015

Gender segregation Show sources
Gender Segregation Observation date
Yes 2014
Family segregation Show sources
Family Segregation Observation date
Yes 2015

Size and population
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility) Show sources
Type Capacity Observation date
Standard capacity 176 2016
Standard capacity 200 2009
Total number of detainees (year) Show sources
Number Observation date
138 2017
225 2016
515 2015
76 2012
71 2011
144 2010
356 2007
Reported population at a specific time Show sources
Number Observation date
39 2009

Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions Show sources
Adequate or Inadequate? Detention centre conditions Observation date
Adequate State of repair 2009
Adequate Freedom of movement within facility 2009
Inadequate Recreation 2009
Adequate Medical care 2009


Custodial authority
Custodial authority Show sources
Agency Ministry Ministry Typology Observation date
Border and Foreign Police of the Presidium of the Police Force Ministry of Interior Interior or Home Affairs 2019

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