Canton Schaffhausen

Schaffhausen Cantonal Prison (Kantonales Gefängnis Schaffhausen)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2017

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Kantonales Migrationsamt, Canton Schaffhausen

Management: Not Available

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, Accompanied minors, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
2
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

To country overview

GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Postfach 567 Beckenstube 5 8200 Schaffhausen Tel. 052 632 74 46 Fax. 052 632 78 37


Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2017

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2011

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2011
Demographics

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Accompanied minors

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 2

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS