Pine Prairie, a for-profit immigrant detention center run by the GEO Group, was found to use prolonged and often racially-driven solitary confinement practices.Learn More
Criminal Justice and Immigration
Exposing Systematic Abuse in ICE’s Jails
Our investigation with Immigration Services and Legal Advocacy (ISLA) revealed inhumane conditions, excessive use of solitary confinement, and rampant anti-Black discrimination at ICE’s privately run detention center in Pine Prairie, Louisiana.
Read the Civil Rights Complaint
Our legal brief documents the systemic abuses happening inside Pine Prairie and calls for DHS to take action.
For More Perspective
Inhumane conditions and overuse of solitary confinement were just some of the egregious human rights violations found at the Pine Prairie immigrant detention center.Learn More
RFK Human Rights’ staff attorney Sarah Decker spoke with KLFY in Louisiana on our latest immigration report.Learn More