Richland County (Alvin S. Glenn) Detention Center is classed as a medium security facility. It has a strengthened perimeter fence and electronic detection systems to ensure inmates stay within the facility. To help inmates prepare themselves to rejoin the wider community, Richland County (Alvin S. Glenn) Detention Center offers a wide range of work and treatment programs.

Richland County (Alvin S. Glenn) Detention Center is a County Jail used by the jurisdictions of Richland to confine inmates for short periods while awaiting trial or processing. As inmates are staying for only a short period, it has fewer amenities than a jail or prison. Inmates do, however, have access to bathroom facilities and are provided with meals during their stay. Richland County (Alvin S. Glenn) Detention Center may also have a common area in which inmates can socialize.

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Physical Location

201 John Mark Dial Drive
Columbia, SC 29209

Contact Info

803-576-3200
803-576-3195 (Fax)
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