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Saharonim Detention Centre (also Saaronim)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Interior Ministry

Management: Israel Prison Service (Governmental)

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

Capacity Conditions complaints? Reported population
3000
YES
No Data
Israel

1,956,346

International migrants (2019)

9,444

New asylum applications (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2016

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
Operating period

Year of Entry 2007

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Israel Prison Service

Type Governmental

2016

Name Israel Prison Service

Type Governmental

2011
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Demographics

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Accompanied minors

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2011

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2011
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation

Family segregation

Family Segregation

Age segregation

Age Segregation Yes

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 3000

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 2000

2011
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Bedding and clothing

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2015
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International Committee of the Red Cross

2016

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution Bar associations or similar

2016

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution UN High Commissioner for Refugees

2016

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS