Facility Openings and Closures

  YEAR     FACILITY
  Facility listings are openings unless indicated otherwise.
  1866  State Penitentiary
  1892  Wateree River Correctional Institution
  1938   Stevenson Correctional Institution
  1950   Walden Correctional Institution
  1962   Harbison Correctional Institution
  1963   Manning Correctional Instituion
  1964   Watkins Pre-Release Center
  1965   Mid-State Pre-Release Center
  1965   The State Penitentiary was renamed the Central Correctional Institution
  1966   MacDougall Correctional Institution, a Youth Correctional Center
  1966   Midlands Reception and Evaluation Center
  1969   Givens Youth Correctional Institution
  1970   Goodman Correctional Institution, originally designated for older inmates
  1970   Coastal Pre-Release Center
  1971   Catawba Pre-Release Center
  1971   Piedmont Pre-Release Center
  1972   Blue Ridge Pre-Release Center
  1973   Lower Savannah Pre-Release Center
  1973   Northside Pre-Release Center
  1973   Women's Correctional Institution
  1973   Harbison Correctional Institution closed
  1975   Campbell Pre-Release Center replaced the Mid-State Pre-Release Center
  1975   Palmer Pre-Release Center
  1975   Kirkland Correctional Institution
  1975   Aiken Youth Correctional Center
  1980   Dutchman Correctional Institution
  1981   Perry Correctional Institution
  1982   Livesay Pre-Release Center
  1983   State Park Correctional Institution
  1983   Cross Anchor Correctional Institution
  1985   Gilliam Psychiatric Hospital, located in Kirkland Correctional Institution
  1986   Lieber Correctional Institution
  1987   McCormick Correctional Institution
  1988   Broad River Correctional Institution with a Reception and Evaluation  Component
  1988   Midlands Reception and Evaluation Center closed
  1989   Allendale Correctional Institution
  1989   Evans Correctional Institution
  1991   Leath Correctional Institution
  1993   Lee Correctional Institution
  1994   Central Correctional Institution closed
  1994   Turbeville Correctional Institution
  1995   Ridgeland Correctional Institution
  1995   Trenton Correctional Institution
  1995   Aiken Youth Correctional Center closed
  1997   Kershaw Correctional Institution
  1997   Blue Ridge Pre-Release Center closed
  1999   Dutchman and Cross Anchor merged and renamed Tyger River Correctional
  Institution
  2001   State Park Correctional Institution for females closed
  2001   Goodman Correctional Institution converted to house females from State Park
  2001   Givens Correctional Institution closed
  2002   Women's Correctional Institution renamed Camille Griffin Graham Correctional
  Institution
  2007   Livesay Pre-Release Center and Northside Correctional Institution merged and
  renamed Livesay Correctional Institution
  2012   Watkins Pre-Release Center closed
  2012   Stevenson Correctional Institution merged with Walden Correctional Institution
  2015   Campbell Pre-Release closed
  2015   Coastal Pre-Release closed
  2016   Lower Savannah Pre-Release closed
  2016   Walden Correctional Institution closed
  2017   Catawba Pre-Release Center closed