Sarnen, Canton Obwalden

Sarnen Prison (Gefängnis Sarnen)

Status

Last documented use

2015

Type: Police station or jail (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Migration Office

Management: Canton d'Obwald (Government-local)

Detains: Gefängnis

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
2
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

7

Detained children (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Sarnen Prison (Gefängnis Sarnen)
Location

Country: Switzerland

City & Region: Sarnen, Canton Obwalden, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 46.897152599, 8.2567405701

Contact Information
Sarnen Police Foribach
Postfach 1561
6061 Sarnen
Email: strafvollzug@ow.ch

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Police station or jail

2011
National typology

Name Gefängnis

2020
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2015

Status In use

2011
Management

Name Canton d'Obwald

Type Government-local

2015
Custodial Authorities

Agency Migration Office

Ministry Migration Department, Canton Obwalden

2011

DETAINEES

Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 2

2011

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2011

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2011

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

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