Smith Transitional Center

Smith Transitional Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: April 11, 2021
Postal Code
Evans County
Phone Number
9676 US Highway 301 PO Box 726, Claxton, GA, 30427

About Smith Transitional Center

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In Evans County, Georgia, you will find the Smith Transitional Center.

The Smith Transitional Center is classified as a level I medium-security state facility.

The Smith Transitional Center can house up to 213 male offenders at any given time. The Smith Transitional Center consists of multiple units. Within these units you will find double-bunked beds. The only place where there will be no double-bunked beds is in the temporary holding cells.

The Smith Transitional Center is nestled behind two (2) sixteen-foot fences topped with razor wire alongside an electronic detention system.

The Smith Transitional Center comes equipped with many programs including the following:

  • Education Classes

  • Anger Management Courses

  • Sex Offender Treatment

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

You will have the chance to send mail to the inmate while they are in the Smith Transitional Center as well. All incoming and outgoing mail will be checked by a correctional officer.

There are strict guidelines when it comes to sending mail such as you cannot use the following:

  • Glitter

  • Staples

  • Paper Clips

  • Sexual Content

  • Stickers

Sending Money

Just like nearly all other state prisons, the Smith Transitional Center also uses JPay for their offender money needs. JPay is a service where you can easily put money on an inmate's books using your credit or debit card. You can deposit money over the phone, or you can do so directly online on the website.

Phone calls

Inmates in the Smith Transitional Center will be permitted to call their loved ones while they are serving out their time. However, their loved ones will NOT be permitted to call them and/or leave them messages with the correctional staff.

Inmates will have access to the phones during the day. Inmates will NOT have access to the phones if the facility is under lockdown or they are in discipline.


To visit an inmate in the Smith Transitional Center, you will need to follow the facility's dress code, submit to a search of you and your vehicle, along with bringing your photo identification card such as your driver’s license.

The Smith Transitional Center changes their visitation hours every so often. You will need to contact the Smith Transitional Center to find out the latest visitation hours prior to you going down to the facility.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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