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Otay Mesa Detention Center

Otay Mesa Detention Center

Customer base: Immigration and Customs Enforcement; U.S. Marshals Service - Facility Type: Minimum/Medium Security, Owned since 2015
P.O. Box 438150, San Diego, CA 92143-8150
Phone: 619-671-8750 Fax: 619-671-8799

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Fred Figueroa, Warden

Facility Leader: Fred Figueroa, Warden

Fred Figueroa was named warden at Otay Mesa Detention Center in May 2016. Most recently, he served as warden at Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility, North Fork Correctional Facility, and Correctional Treatment Facility. Figueroa joined CoreCivic in 1999 as assistant warden at Diamondback Correctional Facility before being promoted to warden at Whiteville Correctional Facility. Prior to joining CoreCivic, Figueroa spent 18 years with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he promoted though the ranks from correctional officer to senior warden. Before joining corrections, he served for three years in the U.S. Marine Corps.

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Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

Compliance Manager: Craig Frappiea, Assistant Warden

Third Party Reporting Method(s):

If you are a third party and wish to report an alleged incident of sexual abuse, sexual assault or sexual harassment on the behalf of a resident, report it to a staff member, call 1-800-624-2931 or 619-661-9119 ext. 2219, contact us online via, or write to:


ATTN: Managing Director, Facility Operations
10 Burton Hills Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37215

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date: June 26-28, 2018

PREA Audit Report: Download

For media inquiries please consult Beverly Soria, the Public Information Officer for this facility.