Kriens, Lucerne Canton

Grosshof Correctional Facility (Justizvollzugsanstalt Grosshof)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains:

Capacity

87

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
Eichwilstrasse 4 6010 Kriens Tel. 041 318 14 01 Email: info.grosshof@lu.ch
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2015
National typology

Name Justizvollzugsanstalt

2020
Operating period

Year of Entry 1998

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Canton de Lucerne

Type Government-local

2015
Demographics

Name Adult men

2020

Name Adult women

2020
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 87

2015
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