Center on Sentencing and Corrections

Immigration Detention

This page highlights resources that explore the use and impact of segregation in local, state, federal, and private immigration detention centers.

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This CNN article tells the story of Jeancarlo Alfonso Jimenez Joseph, who in 2017 was detained at the Stewart Detention Center near Lumpkin, Georgia, and died by suicide after 18 days in solitary confinement.

This 2013 report from the Center for American Progress examines the mistreatment of LGBT immigrants in immigration detention.