Palmer Pre-Release Center
Palmer Pre-Release Center is a minimum security community based facility located in Florence South Carolina. This level A1 facility can currently house a maximum of 292 adult male offenders. Level A1 facilities are work and pre-release centers that are community based and house offenders who are within three years or less to be released. Additionally, offenders at a level A1 facility are considered non violent and housed in open bay dormitories, usually in double bunks. Because inmates at this level pose no serious threat and are well behaved the facility does not utilize a perimeter security fence.