Jeddah - Mecca

al-Shumaisi Detention Centre (Tahril Immigration Detention Center or Tarhil Shumaysi)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains:

Capacity

32000

2017

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Yes

2020

Saudi Arabia

1,996,069

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2007
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Saudi Immigration Police (Rijal Al-Jawazat)

Type Governmental

2015
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2017
Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2018
Demographics

Name Adult women

2020
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2017
Family segregation

Family Segregation Yes

2017
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 32000

2017
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Overcrowding

2020

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Access to clean drinking water

2020

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Bedding and clothing

2018

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Bedding and clothing

2016

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2016
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2018
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2014
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Security Regime
Armed guards
Estimated average detention period (days)
Categories of detainees
Legal segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Total number of detainees (year)
Average daily population
Reported population at a specific time
Reported overpopulation
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Saudi Immigration Police (Rijal Al-Jawazat)

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2015
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations