Brookings County Detention Center Information

605-696-8300, 605-697-6344, 605-696-8303
315 7th Avenue, Brookings, SD, 57006

Brookings County Detention Center is a medium security county jail located in city of Brookings, Brookings County, SD. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under South Dakota state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC)

Below we have given information about the Brookings County Detention Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Brookings County Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Brookings County Detention Center
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:315 7th Avenue, Brookings, SD, 57006
Contact Numbers:605-696-8300, 605-697-6344, 605-696-8303
Postal Code:57006
State :South Dakota
County:Brookings County
Jail Webpage:

Brookings County Detention Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Brookings County Detention Center, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on South Dakota statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
315 7th Avenue, Brookings, SD, 57006

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 605-696-8300, 605-697-6344, 605-696-8303.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Brookings County Detention Center make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
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
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 5 nearby jails/prisons

Brookings County Detention Center

315 7th Avenue, Brookings, SD, 57006 605-696-8300, 605-697-6344, 605-696-8303

Alcester Police Jail

106 W. 2nd, Alcester, SD, 57001 605-934-2481

Beresford Police Jail

111 W. Cedar, Beresford, SD, 57004 605-763-2100

Brookings Police Jail

307 Third Ave., Brookings, TX, 57006 605-692-2113

South Dakota State University Police Jail

926 Harvey Dunn, Brookings, SD, 57007 605-688-5117

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