Custer County Jail, SD Prison Roster, Online Inmate Search

Updated on: March 6, 2024
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Custer County Jail


31 South 5th Street, Custer, SD, 57730-1926

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The Sheriff of Custer County oversees all operations, and there are about 70 correction officers working at this jail. The Custer County Jail is unique in that it is a direct supervision facility, which means correctional officers are located in the housing units with inmates to observe and interact. Inmates are not isolated behind bars and barriers. Inmates are not held at this facility for longer than a year.

Custer County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Custer County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Address 31 South 5th Street, Custer, SD, 57730-1926
Phone 605-673-8146
City Custer
Postal Code 57730-1926
State South Dakota
County Custer County
Official Website

Custer County Sheriffs Department

Address 420 Mount Rushmore Road, Custer, South Dakota, 57730
Phone 605-673-8146

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Start your search here to find an inmate currently in the Custer County Jail.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Send all mail to inmates via the United States Postal Service. Do not use any third party shippers like UPS or Fedex. Make sure to also include sender’s name and return address, or the mail will not be delivered to the inmate.

Send mail to:

Inmate’s Complete Name
Custer County Jail
31 South 5th Street, Custer, SD, 57730-1926

You can send photographs. Inmates can hold up to a total of fifteen (15) pictures at any time. Make sure they are 4" x 6" or smaller, and do not send Polaroids.

Sending Money

The easiest way to deposit money on an inmate’s account is either online or by bringing cash to the jail lobby and depositing in the Custer County Jail lobby kiosk. You can also send a cashier’s check or money order through the US mail.

You can deposit up to $150.00 at a time and up to $500 every 30 days. There are small fees associated with deposits.

Phone calls

While inmates cannot receive incoming calls, they can call out. The easiest way for inmates to make phone calls is to use their commissary account. It is possible to purchase phone cards for inmates from the commissary website. You are also able to deposit money for phone cards by calling 605-673-8146.


Start by looking at the visitation webpage. To get started, an inmate will need to fill out a Visitor Request form for any visitor. The inmates will submit these forms to the Jail for approval. The easiest way to help facilitate this is to write the inmate a letter and provide all your relevant contact information.

You will need to pass a background check before your visit is approved.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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