Prison Information

Address Phone Visitation Hours
P.O. Box 252
Turbeville, SC 29162
(843) 659-4800 No Hours Given

Opened: 1994 Security: Level 2 (Male) Special Mission: The institution houses adult male offenders mostly sentenced under the Youthful Offender Act. The Youthful Offender Institutional Services (YOIS) program, which focuses on the needs of inmates ages 17-25 sentenced by the courts as Youthful Offenders, is a behavior and performance-driven program Youthful Offender Institutional Services provides programming to include: education, work details, mental health services, behavioral health counseling, substance abuse services, and sex offender treatment. Inmates are placed in the general population based on their identified needs such as substance abuse services for those with alcohol and drug problems; sex offender treatment for those referred for treatment; Thinking for Change for first-time offenders; and Criminal Thinking for those inmates who have returned to prison due to parole revocation. There are 928 Youth Offender beds in the institution. Additionally, Turbeville CI has 544 beds assigned to the adult straight-time population. The mission is directed by three major areas - administration, operations, and program services. These functions are developed and administered by personnel trained to interact professionally with both inmates and staff.