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Kershaw County Sheriff Overview

Kershaw County is located in the north of South Carolina, USA where the total population is 62,516. Here, the county seat is Camden, which happens to be the biggest city in Kershaw County. This county was formed in 1791 from Lancaster, Richland, Fairfield, and Claremont counties. Kershaw County was named after Joseph Brevard Kershaw. He was an early settler and American Revolutionary War Patriot. Kershaw County has a total area of 740 square miles and the zip codes of this county are 29009, 29175, 29020, 29130, 29032, and 29074.

Sheriff Jim Matthews is the man responsible for keeping the county safe from any criminal activity. You can contact him if you use the following details:

Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office
821 Ridgeway Road
Lugoff, SC 29078
Phone Number: 803-425-1512
Email: kcso@kershaw.sc.gov

Inmate Search in County Jail

Kershaw County Jail doesn’t maintain an online inmate roster list where you can see the list of the detainees. In that case, you need to call at 803-425-1512 and make a direct inquiry to a jail officer. When you are communicating with a jail personnel, you should provide the first and last name of the inmate or ID number or date of birth correctly.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

Visitors must schedule their appointment to visit an inmate. Therefore, they should call at (803) 425-1516 from Monday to Friday during the hours of 10:00 am – 12:00 pm noon for scheduling an appointment for a Saturday or a Sunday visit. Each inmate is allowed to have two 30-minutes visitations per week. Visitors must be 17 years of age and they must submit a valid photo ID as a proof of identification. All visitors are requested to arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled visitation time.

You can add money to an inmate’s commissary account using postal money orders. The jail administration doesn’t approve of sending cash fund to the facility. You are not allowed to deposit cash fund or personal checks to an inmate’s account. You can leave the money orders 24 hours a day seven days a week in the black safe deposit box in the front lobby of the facility. You can also mail the money orders using the following mailing address:

(Inmate Name, Inmate Number, Housing Unit)
Kershaw County Detention Center
101 Bramblewood Plantation Road
Camden, SC 29020

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

You will find relevant information regarding all registered sex offenders by accessing national or state-based sex offender database. All these people have been charged with a sexual offense against a victim or a minor. According to the law, a sex offender is a person who has pleaded guilty to a sex crime including rape, molestation, child pornography, and incest. A sex crime is an illegal act, which refers to forced sexual conduct against a person. You can locate any sex offender if you navigate through the following link:

The search result will show you the primary addresses or block of the sex offenders where they are currently living on. You have to accept a disclosure to access information from the database.

Bail and Bondsman

You can bail an inmate out of Kershaw County Jail by posting the bail money to the court. A bail is a form of property, which can be in cash or collateral. The bail money is set according to the bail schedule of the court. The court will decide how much money one should pay as charges for the crime they have committed. If you cannot afford to pay the bail money by yourself, you should obtain the services of a bail and bondsman. A licensed bail and bondsman would post the bail money to the court and charge at least $100 as their service fee.

Kershaw County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Kershaw County Probation Department
Location:703 Lafayette Avenue, Camden, South Carolina, 29020
Phone:803-425-1510
Fax:803-425-7196
Kershaw County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined122
Avg Daily Population119
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll26
Full time total employees26
Total salaries and wages211392
Other operating expenditures425000
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etc4490
Year of original construction2000
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 101 BRAMBLEWOOD PLANTATION ROAD CAMDEN SC 29020

Kershaw County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201629,228
Number Employed Annual Average, 201627,745
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,483
Unemployment Rate, 20165.1
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201548,233
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Kershaw County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20149,741
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201515.5
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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