Salez, St. Gallen

Saxerriet Cantonal Prison (Kantonale Strafanstalt Saxerriet)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Migration Office (Migrationsamt)

Management: St. Gallen Security and Justice Department (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men, Cantonal Prison

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

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

7

Detained children (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Saxerriet Cantonal Prison (Kantonale Strafanstalt Saxerriet)
Location

Country: Switzerland

City & Region: Salez, St. Gallen, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 47.22637, 9.480987

Contact Information
Kantonale Strafanstalt Saxerriet (SG)
Saxerrietstrasse 1
9465 Salez
Tél. 058 228 29 00
Fax. 058 228 29 03
Email: zentrale.sax@sg.ch

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Cantonal Prison

2014
Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2014
Management

Name St. Gallen Security and Justice Department

Type Government-local

2014
Custodial Authorities

Agency Migration Office (Migrationsamt)

Ministry Migration Office (Migrationsamt)

Ministry Typology Regional Authority-Immigration or Citizenship

2016
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations Canton St. Gallen

2014

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2014

SIZE & POPULATION

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2014

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Not Applicable

2014
Legal Segregation

Unknown

2014
Family Segregation

Not Applicable

2014

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS