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Kershaw Correctional Institution Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: September 3, 2022
Kershaw Correctional Institution
803-475-5770 or 803-896-3301
4848 Goldmine Highway, Kershaw, SC, 29067

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The Kershaw Correctional Institution can be found in Kershaw, South Carolina.

The Kershaw Correctional Institution is a medium-security facility. The Kershaw Correctional Institution is home to over 1495 inmates. The Kershaw Correctional Institution only houses male inmates. These male inmates all have been charged and convicted of a felony crime.

All inmates in the Kershaw Correctional Institution living quarters are either going to be triple or double bunk beds in an open dormitory setting that expands from multiple buildings.

The Kershaw Correctional Institution will give select inmates a chance to be a part of the work crew team. The work crew team will provide general labor to many of the county’s agencies. These inmates will work under the direct supervision of the department of transportation, farmers market, fire station doing various tasks.

The Kershaw Correctional Institution also will offer their inmates counseling, educational programs, re-entry programs, substance abuse programs, and sex offender rehabilitation.

Kershaw Correctional Institution — General Information

Kershaw Correctional Institution, State Prison.
Adult, Capacity 1495 persons.
4848 Goldmine Highway, Kershaw, SC, 29067
803-475-5770 or 803-896-3301

With technology doing a quick inmate search is simple. You will need to head on over to the South Carolina Department of Corrections website, where you can find the inmate locator. You will be able to search for the inmate by their full name, gender, race, age, and institution.

You should select the Kershaw Correctional Institution institution, so you do not get every other institution that the South Carolina Department of Corrections also owns and operates in the database as well.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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When you are not waiting for an inmate to call you, you are more than welcome to send a letter to an inmate. These letters will be checked by a Kershaw Correctional Institution worker for contraband before given to the inmate it is addressed to.

Make sure when you are sending the letter out that you have it address to the inmate along with their ID number.

Sending Money

The Kershaw Correctional Institution made it super simple for you to send/deposit money into an inmate's account.

You do not even have to leave your own home for some of these options.

The first option is you can use JPay. JPay is an online service where you can quickly deposit money into an inmate’s account. This option will incur a fee though.

You can also utilize MoneyGram as well to deposit money into an inmate’s account.

But, if you do not want to pay fees to send money, you can send a money order with the inmates information on it to the Kershaw Correctional Institution.

Phone calls

When an inmate is in the Kershaw Correctional Institution, you will need to wait for them to call you hear their voice. You will NOT be permitted to call them while they are in the facility.

You will NOT be permitted to use any of your phone call features such as call forwarding, call waiting, and three-way calling. If you do use these features, your call can and will be disconnected as the Kershaw Correctional Institution staff listens in on ALL phone calls.


Visiting in the Kershaw Correctional Institution is held on Saturdays, Sundays, along with federal holidays between the hours of 9 am to 3 pm.

When visiting you will need to bring your driver’s license to be allowed to go into the visitation area.

Visiting Hours

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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