Sissach, County of Bale

Sissach Prison (Gefängnis Sissach)

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2017

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: Not Available

Detains: Not Available

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
16
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

7

Detained children (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Sissach Prison (Gefängnis Sissach)
Location

Country: Switzerland

City & Region: Sissach, County of Bale, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 47.462135, 7.819703

Contact Information
Hauptstrasse 2
4450 Sissach
Tel. +41 061 976 88 44
Email: gefaengnis.sissach@bl.ch

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2008
Operating Period

Year of Entry 1997

Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2017

Status In use

2008

DETAINEES

Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2008

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2008

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 16

2008

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2008

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS