Safety, Service, Stewardship
The mission of the South Carolina Department of Corrections is: Safety--we will protect the public, our employees,
and our inmates. Service--we will provide rehabilitation and self-improvement opportunities for inmates. Stewardship--we will
promote professional excellence, fiscal responsibility, and self-sufficiency.
THERE WILL BE NO VISITATION AT ANY SCDC FACILITY THE WEEKEND OF OCTOBER 2ND THRU OCTOBER 4TH. DUE TO THE PENDING
INCLEMENT WEATHER, FOR THE SAFETY OF STAFF/INMATES/VISITORS, VISITATION IS CANCELLED STATE WIDE FOR THIS WEEKEND. THANK YOU
FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND COOPERATION.
South Carolina Expenditures by State Agency
To view how the Department of Corrections is
spending your tax dollars, click on the links below.
SC State Spending Transparency
SC State Agency Annual Spending Transparency
SC State Agency Monthly Detailed Spending Transparency
Report of Fines and Fees pursuant to Proviso 117.75
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The South Carolina Department of Corrections protects the citizens by confining offenders in controlled
facilities and by providing rehabilitative, self-improvement opportunities to prepare inmates for their
re-integration into society.
The employees of the South Carolina Department of Corrections will be seen as a progressive force that
works together to ensure the safety of each other, to improve the lives and meet legitimate needs of the
inmates, and prepare them for re-entry into society.