Wateree River Correctional Institution Information

803-432-6191, 803-896-3400
Highway 261PO Box 189, Rembert, SC, 29128-0189


Wateree River Correctional Institution is a medium security state prison located in city of Rembert, Sumter County, SC. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under South Carolina 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 Carolina Department of Corrections (SCDC)

Below we have given information about the Wateree River Correctional Institution including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Wateree River Correctional Institution Prison Information

Jail Name :Wateree River Correctional Institution
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:Highway 261PO Box 189, Rembert, SC, 29128-0189
Contact Numbers:803-432-6191, 803-896-3400
Capacity:859
City:Rembert
Postal Code:29128-0189
State :South Carolina
County:Sumter County
Jail Webpage://www.doc.sc.gov/pubweb/institutions/wateree.jsp

Wateree River Correctional Institution Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Wateree River Correctional Institution, 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
Highway 261PO Box 189, Rembert, SC, 29128-0189

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 803-432-6191, 803-896-3400.

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 Wateree River Correctional Institution 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 3 nearby jails/prisons

Wateree River Correctional Institution

Highway 261PO Box 189, Rembert, SC, 29128-0189 803-432-6191, 803-896-3400

Pelion Police Jail

1010 Main Street, Pelion, SC, 29123 803-785-2521

Ridge Spring Police Department

632 E Main Street, Ridge Spring, SC, 29129 864-445-2112

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