Search Berkeley County, SC Inmate Records

Berkeley County, SC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Berkeley County holds 2 jails with a total of 134,415 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Berkeley County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Berkeley County Quick Facts

313
Berkeley County Population Total
52,934 / 47 / 25
Female Population, Rate & Count
53,148 / 521 / 277
Male Population, Rate & Count
$52,427
Median Income
2,791.3
Arrest Rate
230.6
Local Jail Rate
313
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
313
Population Total Confined
30
Pretrial Rate
4,963
Admit Rate
6,737
Admit Count
134,415
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Berkeley County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 43.18% of all the crimes committed in the county - 2,847 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.12% out of all the crimes in Berkeley County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

6.73%
Violent Crime
0.12%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.67%
Revised Rape
0.96%
Robbery
4.99%
Aggravated Assault
43.18%
Property Crime
11.15%
Burglary
26.54%
Larceny Theft
5.49%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.18%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

2005200620072008200920102011201220132015
Violent Crime Total635659587597652534503487394409
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter814795351054
Revised Rape000000003347
Legacy Rape553934414136383700
Robbery9213194107958873826954
Aggravated Assault480475452440511407387358287304
Property Crime Total3,2563,2583,3183,5993,2973,4243,3573,5583,4742,907
Burglary1,0181,0089561,0419999769511,0101,110895
Larceny Theft1,7631,8221,9292,1011,9042,0812,0762,1732,0071,710
Motor Vehicle Theft475428433457394367330375357302
Arson25191512111924101312

Berkeley County Jail Demographics

The county has 202,776 people confined with a jail population density of 124 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 67,544 women and 66,871 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 153,489
2006 159,501
2007 164,913
2008 171,099
2009 175,092
2010 178,934
2011 183,664
2012 189,493
2013 193,881
2014 198,205
2015 202,776

A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 53,148 52,934
2006 56,333 54,619
2007 58,051 56,566
2008 59,878 58,650
2009 60,951 60,073
2010 61,965 61,282
2011 63,352 62,297
2012 65,008 63,750
2013 66,082 64,920
2014 66,974 66,102
2015 66,871 67,544

A Timeline of Berkeley County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 521 47
2006 501 51
2007 494 54
2008 488 57
2009 487 61
2010 487 64
2011 485 68
2012 480 71
2013 480 74
2014 453 60
2015 434 46

Berkeley County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

43.83%
White
16.76%
Black
4.00%
Latino
0.43%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,791 and a local jail rate of 231 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 30 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 4,963, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 4,571 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

4,963
Admit Rate
231
Local Jail Rate
30
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Berkeley is 313 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 302 imprisonments a day.

Berkeley County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 285
2006 279
2007 276
2008 273
2009 274
2010 275
2011 276
2012 275
2013 276
2014 256
2015 231

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 4,571 178
2006 4,541 181
2007 4,560 186
2008 4,569 190
2009 4,631 196
2010 4,700 202
2011 4,761 208
2012 4,792 212
2013 4,854 218
2014 4,921 122
2015 4,963 30

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 302
2006 309
2007 317
2008 324
2009 332
2010 339
2011 346
2012 354
2013 361
2014 341
2015 313