South Carolina Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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South Carolina Jails and Bail Bonds


South Carolina bail bonds

South Carolina has an inmate population of 12,761 housed in 51 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 3,070. The state has an incarcertation rate of 295 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 7 mens facilities, 0 womens facilities, and 45 all gender facilities in South Carolina. The staff to inmate ratio in South Carolina is 4.2. The state has 27 probation, 15 prerelease, 2 youth, and 3 drug facilities. Of the states 12,761 inmates 1,029 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 5,048 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 2,622 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 4,062 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for South Carolina bail bondsman who service bail bonds in South Carolina browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 24 of 46 jails in South Carolina in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)