Detention Center Operational Changes Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

All Beaufort County Government buildings are currently closed to the public.

Currently:
  • Staff will maintain social distancing in accordance to CDC guidelines.
  • Staff will wear proper level PPE in facility on a situational basis in accordance to SC DHEC and CDC guidelines.
  • Staff will routinely wipe surfaces with disinfectants after public contact.

Detention Center

MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of the Detention Center is four-fold:

  • To provide a safe, secure environment for the incarceration of persons admitted to the facility by various agencies within the Criminal Justice System.
  • To comply with Federal and State regulations on the operation of the facility and in the performance of the staffs' official duties.
  • To provide meaningful programs for inmates in the areas of resocialization, education, self-esteem, recreation and self-help.
  • To provide quality training for all staff in accordance with State and Federal guidelines and Accreditation standards.