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Aiken County Detention Center, SC Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: April 17, 2024
435 Wire Road, Aiken, SC, 29801

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The Aiken County Detention Center serves the city of Aiken and other surrounding areas. Aiken County Detention Center in South Carolina is a medium security facility.

The Aiken County Criminal Justice Center houses the Aiken County Sheriff’s Department, Aiken Police Department, and the 80,000-square foot correctional facility.

A matron and kitchen staff of three, with the help of inmate trustees, serves nearly 600 meals daily. Two full-time maintenance staff and one custodian maintain and clean the facility daily.

The mailing address for the Aiken County Detention Center is:

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Aiken County Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name Aiken County Detention Center
Jail Type County Jail
Location 435 Wire Road, Aiken, SC, 29801
Contact Numbers 803-642-2040
City Aiken
Postal Code 29801
State South Carolina
County Aiken County
Jail Webpage website

Aiken County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Michael E. Hunt
Address 420 Hampton Avenue Northeast, Aiken, South Carolina, 29801
Phone 803-648-6811
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

To find out if someone you know is in Aiken County Detention Center, do an inmate search on this jail tracker.

Here you will find the following information on each inmate:

  • Their name

  • Their mugshot

  • Their age

  • Their booking date

  • Their height/weight

  • Their hair/eye color

  • Their race

  • Their sex

  • The arresting officer

  • Their arrest date

  • Their address

  • Their inmate classification

Sending a Mail

Inmates may receive letters, legal mail, and publications from publishers only, which are reviewed to determine whether they are obscene or constitute a danger to safety and security.

To write to an inmate, you need the inmate’s name and DOC number and the name and address. You can look up an offender's DOC number and location on the DOC website.

Address both the letter and envelope as follows:

Offender name, DOC#
435 Wire Road, Aiken, SC, 29801

All incoming and outgoing mail is opened, examined, and read by designated facility staff.

Offenders are allowed unrestricted access to legal representatives and courts through the mail. Only that mail to or from an offender which is clearly identified as legal mail is treated as such. It is the responsibility of the sender to indicate that the correspondence is legal mail.

Sending Money

You may only submit money orders, cashier’s checks, and tax returns made out in the name of the inmate who is to receive the funds. The jail will not accept cash, personal checks, or payroll checks.

Friends and Family of IDOC can also send money electronically without the use of money orders through Visit for your free account and get your loved one the money they need in as little as 24 hours.

Inmates may only receive money from people on their approved visitor list. If you are a friend or family member of an inmate and do not know if you are on their visitor list, please call 803-642-2040 to see if you are. If you are not, you will need to ask the inmate to put you on the list.

Phone Calls

Inmates at Aiken County Detention Center can talk to friends and family at the local rate no matter where they might live. You can set this up with Securtel at inmate calls.

When you sign-up, you will be assigned either a local or long distance phone number to the Securus jail facility. When the inmate calls your new number, the call is redirected to your cell phone and charged at the lowest possible rate charges by

Securus provides unlimited minutes per month and unlimited calls per month. There are no restrictions other than a three hour per call limitation.

Visiting Rules

To visit an inmate, you must find out from the inmate when their visitation is. The jail staff will not release the visitation schedule of an inmate, so you will need to obtain this information from the inmate.

The public may visit no more than one time per week, Monday through Saturday at this location: 435 Wire Road, Aiken, SC, 29801.

Visitors must sign in at least 15 minutes before their scheduled visits.

Inmates are allowed no more than one visit per day. Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian, unless they are visiting a parent.

All visitors must have acceptable identification. This includes a driver’s license with picture identification, military ID, or another verifiable picture ID.

Any visitor who appears to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted to visit. Inappropriate behavior, including the use of profanity will not be permitted. No weapons will be permitted.

Violation of the above restrictions may cause the visit to be canceled or terminated, and visiting privileges may be suspended by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Department.

Visitation Hours

Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Aiken County Prison Statistics

Aiken County Prison Population By Race

Other Prison Population 5
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 401
Native Prison Population -
Latino Prison Population 4
White Prison Population 294

Aiken County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 260
Male Pretrial Jail Population 183
Female Pretrial Jail Population 21

Aiken County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 5,612
Male Jail Population 274
Total Jail Population 325
Female Jail Population 46

Aiken County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 705
Male Prison Population 658
Female Prison Population 47

South Carolina Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.09
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.09

Aiken County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 10
Native Jail Population 1
Black Jail Population 165
White Jail Population 145
Asian Jail Population -

Aiken County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 28
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 8
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Jail 2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 16

Aiken County Prison Admissions

Black Prison Admissions 113
Male Prison Admissions 231
Total Prison Admissions 270
Female Prison Admissions 39
White Prison Admissions 154
Native Prison Admissions -
Asian Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
Other Prison Admissions 3