South Carolina Criminal Records

Your South Carolina state guide to courts, police, jails, crime data, records, and more.


About South Carolina

With 4,630,351 residents as of 2012, South Carolina is number 24 in the country by population and number 40 by land size, occupying 30,061 square miles.


South Carolina Criminal Records Search

You can feel confident and secure when conducting a criminal records search . The results may include court records, business records, arrest records and more. We have a vast nationwide database - the records you search for may include South Carolina state and county records and any other geographic location the person has lived or worked.



Jails, unlike federally- or state-run prisons, are operated locally, by cities and counties. These are short term facilities, and hold misdemeanants sentenced to terms of one year or less, or inmates awaiting trial on the local level. Our data shows that the 10 jails below are the largest, by average inmate population, in South Carolina.

Average Inmate Population
Facility
City
470ANDERSON COUNTY JAILAnderson
243BEAUFORT COUNTY DETENTION CENTERBeaufort
295BERKELEY COUNTY DETENTION CENTERMoncks Corner
188DARLINGTON COUNTY CORRECTIONAL CENTERDarlington
204GEORGETOWN COUNTY JAILGeorgetown
541HORRY COUNTY DETENTION CENTERConway
817LEXINGTON COUNTY JAILLexington
360ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN REGIONAL DETENTION CTROrangeburg
730SPARTANBURG COUNTY DETENTION FACILITYSpartanburg
310YORK CO MOSS JUSTICE CENTERYork