The Williston City Jail is also commonly known as the Williston Detention Center. Williston City Jail is one of the two facilities that makes up the Barnwell County. The other facility is the Barnwell County Jail.
The Williston City Jail is also known as the Downtown Detention Center. It holds those inmates who are waiting to get transferred to their “home” prison or inmates waiting to make bond.
|Facility Name:||Williston City Jail|
|Facility Type:||City Jail|
|Address:||301 W Main Street, Williston, SC, 29853|
Finding someone in the Williston City Jail is easier than ever now. You can quickly do an inmate search from the comfort of your own. You can see who’s in the city and county jail without making phone call after phone call.
The database is available on the state of Williston official website. You can search the database by the inmates first and last name, what facility they are in, gender, booking number, CD number.
When you do your search, you will come with their first and last name, other personal identifying information, what they are being charged with, and case details.
Inmates can receive letters from their family and friends. Inmates can also receive books too. The books must be softcover books. The books must be sent either from the store or a publisher.
To mail an inmate a letter or a book, you will need to use the following address:
Inmate’s name and CD #
Williston City Jail
301 W Main Street, Williston, SC, 29853
There are three ways to fund an inmate's account.
You can fund an account by using the kiosk in the Downtown Detention Facility. The kiosks take cash or credit card payments. You will need to know the inmate’s CD number in order to put money in their account.
Another way you can fund an inmate's account is to use postal money orders and drop them off at the information desk in the Williston City Jail. Again, you will need to inmate’s CD number.
The last way you can fund an inmate's account is by using Access Corrections. Again, you will need the inmate’s CD number to finish the transaction. However, this method incurs a fee.
You are not allowed to call or leave messages for inmates in the Williston City Jail. However, if there is a death in the family, they may give the inmate the message in those circumstances.
However, inmates can call their friends and family back home. The Williston City Jail contracts with Securus Technologies. You will need to either go to their official website to create an account, or you will need to give them a call at 1-800-844-6591.
In order to visit an inmate, you will need to use the Williston City Jail online jail reservation tool. If you do not have access to a computer, you can also call the Williston City Jail at 803-266-7013.
Keep in mind that all visits are video only visits at the Williston City Jail.
If you have not received an email confirmation or a phone call confirmation means your visit has not been approved. Your visit may not have been approved because you are missing information, invalid dates, invalid times, session time is full, inmates have no more visits left, or inmate is busy that day.
|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|
|Sunday||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.
Inmates at the Williston City Jail are permitted 2 visits per week. You will need to work with other friends and family member to make sure everyone will be able to visit.
Refer the map below to find the driving directions
|Correctional Facility Name||Type||County|
|Barnwell City Jail, South Carolina 3.93 miles||City Jail||County|
|Barnwell County Detention Center, South Carolina 4.06 miles||County Jail||Barnwell County|
|Blackville City Jail, South Carolina 7.32 miles||City Jail||Barnwell County|
|Denmark City Jail, South Carolina 13.66 miles||City Jail||Bamberg County|
|New Ellenton City Jail, South Carolina 19.63 miles||City Jail||Aiken County|
|Bamberg City Jail, South Carolina 19.77 miles||City Jail||Bamberg County|
|Allendale County Detention Center, South Carolina 22.14 miles||County Jail||Allendale County|
|Bamberg County Detention Center, South Carolina 24.16 miles||County Jail||Bamberg County|
|Wagener City Jail, South Carolina 24.45 miles||City Jail||Aiken County|
|Allendale Correctional Institution, South Carolina 24.74 miles||State Prison||Allendale County|