Chester Police Jail Information

2740 Dawson Drive, Chester, SC, 29706

Chester Police Jail is a low security police department jail located in city of Chester, Chester County, SC. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under South Carolina state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Chester Police Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by South Carolina Department of Corrections (SCDC)

Below we have given information about the Chester Police Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Chester Police Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Chester Police Jail
Jail Type :Police Department Jail
Location:2740 Dawson Drive, Chester, SC, 29706
Contact Numbers:803-581-2677
Postal Code:29706
State :South Carolina
County:Chester County
Jail Webpage:

Chester Police Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Chester Police Jail, 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 Carolina statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
2740 Dawson Drive, Chester, SC, 29706

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 803-581-2677.

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 Chester Police Jail 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 9 nearby jails/prisons

Lexington County Detention Center

521 Gibson RoadPO Box 2019, Lexington, SC, 29702 803-785-2700, 803-785-2743

Chester County Detention Center

2740 Dawson DrivePO Box 580, Chester, SC, 29706 803-581-2602, 803-377-1813

Chesterfield County Detention Center

319 Goodale Road, Chesterfield, SC, 29709 843-623-9713

Blacksburg Police Jail

101 South Shelby Street, Blacksburg, SC, 29702 864-839-2331

Chester Police Jail

2740 Dawson Drive, Chester, SC, 29706 803-581-2677

Chesterfield Police Jail

110 W Main Street, Chesterfield, SC, 29709 843-623-2419

Clover Police Jail

112 Bethel Street, Clover, SC, 29710 803-222-9494

Tega Cay Police Jail

4 Tega Cay Drive, Tega Cay, SC, 29708 803-548-0340

Chesterfield County Work Camp

317 Goodale Road, Chesterfield, SC, 29709 843-623-7234

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