Sumter City Jail

Sumter City Jail

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Monday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Holiday Closed

Sumter City Jail Basic Information

Facility Name
Sumter City Jail
Facility Type
City Jail
Address
107 E Hampton Avenue, Sumter, SC, 29150
Phone
803-436-2700
City
Sumter
Postal Code
29150
State
South Carolina
Country
Sumter County

Are you looking for an inmate in Sumter City Jail? Getting that dreaded phone call that someone you care about is in jail is not easy to hear. However, just because this is a difficult situation doesn’t mean getting the information you need has to be difficult.

Below you will learn how to do an inmate search, how to bail an inmate out, and answers to some of your most basic questions.

Do an Inmate Search

Before you do anything, you will want to search the inmate roster to ensure the person you are looking for is still at the facility.

The inmate search contains information about people that are currently incarcerated in the Sumter City Jail. It includes the inmate’s name and details, the arrest date and charges, and the booking agency. You should write down their Docket # as well as any cash bond amount.

To begin an inmate search at Sumter City Jail, click here.

Bonding Out an Inmate

To bail an inmate out of jail, you will first need to do an inmate search to find out if an inmate is able to be bailed out. The total bond amount will be at the bottom of the inmate’s detailed information. To pay speak with someone about paying a bond to bail an inmate out of jail, call the Sumter City Jail at 803-436-2700.

Phone Calls With Inmates

Inmates are able to make outgoing phone calls, but are unable to receive incoming phone calls. All calls are subject to monitoring.

The inmate telephone system at Sumter City Jail, South Carolina is contracted with Crown Correctional Telephone, INC. This allows for inmates to make both collect calls as well as prepaid calls.

If an inmate needs to call a cellphone, it is advised that you set up a prepaid telephone account. You can call to set up this service at 1-800-943-2189.

Sending Mail

Inmates who are spending time at the Sumter City Jail will be able to send and receive mail. When sending mail to an inmate, it must have a return address. All mail will be inspected. To send mail, use the following example:

Sumter City Jail

C/O Inmate Name

107 E Hampton Avenue, Sumter, SC, 29150

Visitation

If an inmate is unable to be bonded out or is serving time at the Sumter City Jail, they will be allowed to have visitation. If you wish to visit an inmate, keep the following in mind:

  • Visitors must have a valid ID
  • Visitors are on a first-come-first-serve basis
  • Minors must be escorted by an adult
  • No weapons
  • No food
  • No gifts

Keep in mind that Sumter City Jail does not have commissary. So, no money will be taken for inmates other than for bail.

If you have any further questions or concerns, you can contact the Main Police Station customer service desk at 803-436-2700. This desk is only open from 9-4.

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