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The STAR Academy for Youth is a state prison in Custer, South Dakota.
The STAR Academy for Youth secures its borders with a 25ft high wall alongside ten-armed guard towers.
The facility is South Dakota’s only maximum-security facility. The STAR Academy for Youth is the facility that holds South Dakota’s death row inmates.
Inmates in the STAR Academy for Youth are housed in units that are made just for their security and personal needs. For instance, inmates who are preparing to be released will be in one unit while inmates who have special needs will be in another unit.
The STAR Academy for Youth also is actively involved in the South Dakota Corrections Enterprise Industries. This program will provide work assignments for inmates such as the following:
The South Dakota Department of Corrections has made it super easy and even extremely convenient to find out information on an inmate who is housed in the STAR Academy for Youth.
You can find the inmate roster on the South Dakota Department of Corrections site. You will be able to search the database using the following pieces of information:
Inmate’s Full Name
Keep in mind that this database is updated on a regular basis, but if you feel as if this information is not correct, you should contact the STAR Academy for Youth directly.
Send a Mail/Package
Want to make an inmate's day while they are serving time in the STAR Academy for Youth? Send them a handwritten letter.
Inmates are permitted to send and receive letters from their loved ones back home.
You will need to keep in mind that all written letters will be opened and examined by an STAR Academy for Youth staff member.
You can send a letter to the following address:
Inmate Name, ID Number
STAR Academy for Youth
12279 Brady Drive, Custer, SD, 57730
Inmates can receive care packages as well, but you will need to get prior approval from the STAR Academy for Youth before you send the package, or it will be sent directly back to you.
Has your loved one asked you to send them money, so they can purchase things from the commissary or be able to use the telephone?
The STAR Academy for Youth has made it easy for you to send inmate money. You can do so by using the infamous JPay service.
The JPay service does charge you a service fee, but the inmate will typically receive the funds you send within one to three business days. Most of the time, they will receive the money within the day you send it.
You will be able to send funds over the phone, online, or in person. This makes it as easy as possible for you to send money from anywhere you are located
The STAR Academy for Youth permits the inmates to use the telephones at their own expense. Inmates will have the chance to make 15-minute calls home. These calls are subjected to be monitored.
Inmates in the STAR Academy for Youth can also receive visitors as well.
Inmates who are in the behavioral health unit, infirmary, death row unit, segregation unit, or the intermediate care housing unit can have visitors only be appointments.
To schedule an appointment for an inmate in one of the above units, you can call 605-673-2521 between Monday through Thursday during the hours of 7 am to 2 pm.
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.