Georgetown County Jail & Detention Ctr Visiting Information:
Georgetown County Sheriff's Office Detention Center
The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office Detention Center houses all persons arrested in Georgetown County by local law enforcement. The Detention Center was opened in March 1996 and has a capacity to house 212 inmates. The Detention Center Administrator and Detention Center Command Staff manage the Detention Center as directed by the Sheriff. Forty-nine employees including 42 correctional officers staff the GCSO Detention Center. The GCSO Detention Center is responsible for the following:
Booking and housing all persons arrested in Georgetown County
Housing state and federal prisoners assigned to the GCSO Detention Center
Fingerprinting and photographing all prisoners brought to the GCSO Detention Center
Conducting background checks on all prisoners
Providing clothing, feeding and medical service to all prisoners
Managing inmate labor working for county agencies
Managing inmates who pick up litter along roadways throughout the county
Detention Center serves as the County's Back Up Emergency Operations Center during hurricanes.
Providing assistance to other GCSO Units as needed
No time limit unless space availability is limited.
Georgetown County Jail & Detention Ctr Description: