Thun, Berne Canton

Thun Regional Prison (Regionalgefängnis Thun)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains:

Capacity

98

2015

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
Allmendstrasse 34 Postfach 166 3600 Thun Email: rgthun.loge@be.ch
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2015
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OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Canton de Berne

Type Government-local

2015
Demographics

Name Adult women

2020

Name Adult men

2020

Name Unaccompanied minors

2020
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Yes

2015
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 98

2015
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Armed guards
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