Southern Israel, Western Negev desert

Tsohar

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2003

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: Immigration Administration (Governmental)

Detains: Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
67
No Data
No Data
Israel

1,956,346

International migrants (2019)

9,444

New asylum applications (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2003
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2003
Operating period

Year of Entry

Year Ceased 2003

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Immigration Administration

Type Governmental

2003
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2003
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2003

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2003
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 67

2003

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS