Canton Appenzell Innerrhoden

Appenzell Innerrhoden Cantonal Police Prison (Gefängnis Appenzell / Kantonalen Polizeigefängnis)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Capacity

5

2020

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees

2,155

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Unteres Ziel 20
9050 Appenzell
Tel. 071 788 97 00 / 071 788 95 00
Fax. 071 788 95 08

Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2011
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Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Cantonal Police

Type Government-local

2020
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2011
Demographics

Name Adult men

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 5

2020

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 6

2011
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Armed guards
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Legal segregation
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Justiz, Polizei and Militärdepartement, Canton Appenzell Inerrhoden

Ministry Justiz, Polizei and Militärdepartement, Canton Appenzell Inerrhoden

Ministry Typology Regional Authority-Internal or Public Security

2011
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