Algeciras (former prison, remodeled in 2003)

Centro de Internamiento de Extranjeros-Algeciras

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Cuerpo Nacional de Policía

Management: Ministerio del Interior/Direccion General de la Policia (Governmental)

Detains: Asylum seekers (administrative), Unaccompanied minors, Adult women, Adult men, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
192
2

2020

YES
Spain

7,855

Immigration detainees (2018)

93

Detained children (2018)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

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

Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016
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
Custodial Authorities

Agency Cuerpo Nacional de Policía

Ministry Ministerio del Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2012

STATISTICS & DATA

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
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 192

2011
Total Detainees/Stock & Flow (year)

Number 3076

2011
Reported Population (day)

Number 2

2020

Number 110

2020
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2012
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 26

2018

Number of Days 16

2015

CONDITIONS & REGIME

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
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

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
Monitors & Civil Society Access

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