Charleston County - Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center, SC Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Charleston County – Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center

843-529-7300

3841 Leeds Avenue, North Charleston, SC, 29405

http://sheriff.charlestoncounty.org/detention.php

The Charleston County – Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center is a medium-security detention center located in North Charleston, South Carolina that is operated locally by the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office. Charleston County Sheriff was sworn into office on January 1, 2017.

There is a capacity of 1250 inmates at this facility. The mission of the Charleston County – Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center is: To deliver detention services and operations necessary for the protection of society, provide a safe environment to the staff working in the building, and maintain the proper well-being of incarcerated persons.

Programs offered at this facility include GED classes, indoor/outdoor recreation, art classes, religious services, parenting classes, and substance abuse classes.

Charleston County – Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center — General Information

Facility Name Charleston County - Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 1250
Address 3841 Leeds Avenue, North Charleston, SC, 29405
Phone 843-529-7300
City North Charleston
Postal Code 29405
State South Carolina
County Charleston County
Official Website http://sheriff.charlestoncounty.org/detention.php

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates may receive letters in any quantity. Mail is delivered five days per week (Monday through Friday), except on federal holidays. All incoming mail will be opened and inspected by jail staff.

To send postal mail to an inmate, use the following format:

[Inmate's name and SID number is REQUIRED]
[Include Unit location, if known]
Charleston County - Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center
3841 Leeds Avenue, North Charleston, SC, 29405

Contact the Mail Room at 843-529-7300 for any questions regarding mail services.

Sending Money

There are several ways you can deposit money to an inmate’s account:

Online:

By Phone:

  • You may call 866-345-1884 to deposit mail to an inmate’s account over the phone.

In-Person:

  • Payments are accepted by participating locations. For more information and to find locations please visit the Cash Pay Today website or call 844-340-CASH (2274)

Smart Phone App:

  • The Access Corrections application is available from the Apple Store (iOS Devices) or from Google Play (Android Devices).

Phone calls

ICSolutions offers two calling programs for inmates at Charleston County - Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center.

The Prepaid Collect Calling account helps to pay for any calls received from an inmate at the Charleston County - Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center. Accounts can be opened or funded on the ICSolutions website. Assistance with an account can be reached 24 hours by calling ICSolutions at 888-506-8407 or 843-529-7300.

The Debit Telephone Account Funding allows money to be added to an inmate’s Debit Telephone Account. Assistance with funding a Debit Telephone Account can be reached by calling ICSolutions at 888-888-8413.

Visitation

Visitation at Charleston County - Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center is a privilege, not a right.

The TouDouze Video Visitation Center is located at 3841 Leeds Avenue, North Charleston, SC, 29405 (two blocks south from the Main Jail).

  • Saturday and Sunday: 7:00 AM- 4:00 PM

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM

  • To register, schedule, or cancel visits ONLY: Thursday and Friday: 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Information is also available at the Main Jail and Annex Front Lobbies. All public visits are at the Video Visitation Center. Inmates may receive (2) twenty-minute visits per week. Visitations must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance or up to one week in advance.

  • You must register for a VizVox account to schedule a visit, register here.

  • Once registered you may login and schedule a visit.

  • Registration and scheduling may also be completed at the Video Visitation Center on Thursday and Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

For more information, you can visit the ICSolutions website.

Visiting 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

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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