To locate an inmate within the Richland County Jail system (Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) in Columbia, South Carolina, go to the Inmate Search page.
There are two ways to search:
- Scroll through the Roster
- Search by Name
SCROLL THROUGH THE ROSTER
Click on the “Search Offenders” button without entering any information to the search fields.
All current and past inmates will be listed alphabetically by last name.
Use your cursor to scroll through the list and locate your inmate’s name.
SEARCH BY NAME
Enter the inmate’s last name.
Enter the inmate’s first name.
Click on the “Search Offenders” button.
TIP: If unsure of the name spelling you can enter partial names into the fields, including only the beginning letter.
NOTE: Because the system lists all current and past inmates, the more information you provide about the names, the better the search will be.
AVAILABLE INFORMATION ABOUT THE RICHLAND COUNTY INMATE
Click on the inmate’s name or the “Select” link to the left of the name to see:
- Offender’s Name
- Offender ID #
- Hair Color
- Eye Color
- Current Charges
- Warrant Code
- Bond Type - Bond Types: SB-Surety Bond • CB-Cash Bond • PR-Personal Recognizance • BD-Bond Denied
- Bond Court
- Offense Description
RICHLAND COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT CASE SEARCH
To learn more about the criminal court case, go to the Richland County Court Case Search page.
Click on “Accept” at the bottom of the page. If “Accept” is not clicked on, the search will not be allowed.
Use the dropdown menu for “Case Type” to select “Criminal”.
Enter the defendant’s first name and last name.
Use the “Party Type” dropdown menu to choose “Defendant”.
Click “Search” at the bottom left of the search area.
Click on the “Case Number” next to your defendant’s name.
- Defendant’s Name
- Case Number
- Court Agency
- Filed Date
- Case Type
- Case Sub Type
- Assigned Judge
- Disposition Judge
- Disposition Date
- Date Received
- Arrest Date:
- True Bill Date
- No Bill Date
- Prosecutor Case
- Indictment Number
- Waiver Date
- Probation Case
- Year of Birth
- Party Type
- Party Status
- Last Updated
There are also tabs in the middle of the page to view:
- Associated Cases
Click on each one to see the information.
NOTE: If a tab is not linked it means that topic does not apply. For example, when the defendant is convicted, or the charges dismissed, the “Bond” tab will not function because there is no more need for a bond.
With more than 9,000 jails and prisons across the country, trying to locate an inmate can feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. On this page, you will find the Richland County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the Richland County Juvenile Detention Center in the city of Columbia, Richland County in the state of South Carolina.
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