Algeciras (former prison, remodeled in 2003)

Centro de Internamiento de Extranjeros-Algeciras

Status

In use

2020

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Asylum seekers, Undocumented migrants

Capacity

192

2011

Reported Population

2

2020

Inadequate Conditions

Yes

2017

Spain

7,855

Immigration detainees

769

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Avenida Gesto por la Paz s/n
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2018

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2017

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Centros de Internamiento de Extranjeros

2019
Operating period

Year of Entry 2003

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Ministerio del Interior/Direccion General de la Policia

Type Governmental

2017

Name Ministerio del Interior/Direccion General de la Policia

Type Governmental

2012
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 26

2018

Number of Days 16

2015
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2017

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2017

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2012
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Not Applicable

2017

Legal Segregation No

2012
Family segregation

Family Segregation Not Applicable

2012
Age segregation

Age Segregation Not Available

2017

Age Segregation Not Applicable

2012
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 192

2011
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 3076

2011
Reported population at a specific time

Number 2

2020

Number 110

2020
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Cell space

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Temperature

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Access to clean drinking water

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2017
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2017

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National Preventive Mechanism under OPCAT

2017
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Average daily population
Reported overpopulation
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Cuerpo Nacional de Policía

Ministry Ministerio del Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2012
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations