South Dakota is the 17th largest state in terms of area comprising 77115.68 sq mi of land. The South Dakota state has total population of 884659 and it is the 46th most populated state in United States.
As per UCR report, the law enforcement agencies had arrested 44268 people last year from all area comes under the legal jurisdiction of South Dakota State. Out of which 4886 are of under 18 years of age. The state crime record of South Dakota State is 60.
South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC) is the official authority to administrate the jail and prison department within the limits of South Dakota State. The South Dakota DOC is responsible for maintaining the record of inmates serving their sentence in different jails within the South Dakota state limits.
The people who violates the United States Federal Law are arrested by Federal Police or Federal Law Enforcing Agencies are confined in Federal Prison situated in territorial boundaries of South Dakota State. These jails are administrated under the authority of Federal Bureau of Prisons. The record of inmates kept in these federal BOP can be search and obtain from official BOP website. Whereas the people who violates the South Dakota State law are arrested and incarcerated in South Dakota state prisons. The South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC) maintains the record of arrest and incarceration within its jurisdictional limits.
South Dakota Incarceration Facilities
On and all the inmates in South Dakota State are kept in facilities listed below, and the record of arrest and inmates are maintain by Federal BOP, South Dakota DOC, and respective jail offices. (See the procedure to find inmates in South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC) Inmates Database).
South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC)
|Authority Name||South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC)|
|Address||3200 East Highway 34, c/o 500 East Capitol Avenue,Pierre, SD 57501|
As the South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC) is responsible to maintain the record of inmates serving their sentence or trial period in the facility centers of South Dakota Department of Corrections (SCDC). The South Dakota DOC provides the online facility to check and verify the details of inmates confined within its jurisdiction. So this facility also provides the opportunity to check anybody’s criminal record within South Dakota State.
- To check the record first visit South Dakota DOC Inmate look up page.
- Once the look up page loaded, enter the details like:
- Inmate ID
- First Name
- Last Name
- Date of Birth
- Date of Incarceration
- If you don’t know the inmate ID then you can still search the database by entering first and last name. Then press the search button.
- The database will show the list of inmates that fully or partially match the input data.
- Scroll down and click on inmate name to get the details.