Fuerteventura

Centro de Internamiento de Extranjeros-Fuerteventura ("El Matorral")

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Cuerpo Nacional de Policía

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

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, Accompanied minors, Unaccompanied minors

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
1100
No Data
No Data
Spain

42

Detained children (2020)

766

Detained asylum seekers (2020)

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FACILITY NAMES
Centro de Internamiento de Extranjeros-Fuerteventura ("El Matorral")
Location

Country: Spain

City & Region: Fuerteventura, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 28.3587436, -14.053676

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2012

Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2018

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2012
Management

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

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Accompanied minors

2011

Name Unaccompanied minors

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2012

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1100

2012
Total Migration Detainees at Facility: Flow + Stock (year)

Number 119

2011

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2012

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

No

2012
Family Segregation

Yes

2012
Age Segregation

Yes

2012

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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