Organization: Canada Border Services Agency
Request Number: A-2018-16452
Request Summary: Statistics from January 1, 2014 to September 30, 2018, on the number of people who have died or developed an illness either physical or mental, while held in detention by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). Broken down by: the number that were mothers or children; the number of families that have been separated, a description of the conditions of the detention facilities, the cost of detention related activities, plus the longest amount of time that someone has spent at a detention facility in Canada. Additionally, emails from January 1, 2016 to September 30, 2018, between the President of the CBSA, John Ossowski and the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Ralph Goodale, regarding the children separated from their families by the CBSA.
Disposition: Disclosed in part
Number of pages: 6