Canton St Gallen

St Gallen Prison (Gefängnis St. Gallen)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Canton St Gallen, Ausländeramt des Kantons St. Gallen

Management: Canton de St Gall (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
24
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Neugasse 5
9001 St Gallen
Tel. 071 228 1818 F
Fax 071 228 1810
Email: andreas.demmel@kapo.sg.ch
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2008

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Canton de St Gall

Type Government-local

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2008
Demographics

Name Adult men

2020

Name Adult women

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 24

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS