Martigny, Canton of Valais

Prison de Martigny

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2017

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Service de la population et des migrations (Population and Migration Service)

Management: Cantonal Authority, Valais (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women

Capacity Deaths at facility Reported population
17
Yes
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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FACILITY NAMES
Prison de Martigny
Location

Country: Switzerland

City & Region: Martigny, Canton of Valais, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 46.106424, 7.072809

Contact Information
Prison de Martigny (VS)
Rue du Léman 26
1920 Martigny
Tél. 027 606 04 00

Fax 027 606 04 04

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2014
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2012

2014
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2017

Status In use

2014
Management

Name Cantonal Authority, Valais

Type Government-local

2014
Custodial Authorities

Agency Service de la population et des migrations (Population and Migration Service)

Ministry Service de la population et des migrations (Population and Migration Service)

Ministry Typology Regional Authority-Immigration or Citizenship

2014
Area of Operations

Area of Authority of Operations Valais Canton

2014

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2014

Name Adult women

2014
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2014

Name Non-immigration-related administrative detainees

2014

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 17

2014

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2014
Reports of Suicide Attempts

Suicides Reported Yes

2014

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2014

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Legal Segregation

Unknown

2014

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS