Burgdorf, Berne Canton

Burgdorf Regional Prison (Regionalgefängnis Burgdorf)

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2016

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Canton Bern, Migrationsdienst des Kantons Bern/ Einwohnerdienste, Migration und Fremdenpolizei der Stadt Bern

Management: Office of Police and Military Affairs (Polizei- und Militärdirektion) (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
110
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2015
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2016

Status In use

2015
Management

Name Office of Police and Military Affairs (Polizei- und Militärdirektion)

Type Government-local

2015
Custodial Authorities

Agency Canton Bern, Migrationsdienst des Kantons Bern/ Einwohnerdienste, Migration und Fremdenpolizei der Stadt Bern

Ministry Canton Bern, Migrationsdienst des Kantons Bern/ Einwohnerdienste, Migration und Fremdenpolizei der Stadt Bern

Ministry Typology Regional Authority-Immigration or Citizenship

2015

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult men

2020
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 110

2015
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2015

CONDITIONS & REGIME

External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2015
Legal Segregation

Legal Segregation Yes

2015