News & Events

News and Announcements


Hello All Members,

We need your help in nominating someone for the upcoming SCCA Election. Nominations for the President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer are still open. If you are interested or know of someone who is, please submit nominees via email to by Wednesday, October 16, 2019.





SCCA 33rd Annual Luncheon

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 (All day)

SCCA Holds Annual CO Appreciation Luncheon

The South Carolina Correctional Association hosted the 33rd annual Correctional Officers’ Appreciation Luncheon on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the SCDC Training Academy. Former SCCA president Loretta Bookard presided over the meeting filling in for Nena W. Walker, current SCDC president, who could not attend due to a commitment on behalf of SCDC.

SCCA DJJ Chapter Presents "Tainted Love: A Look into Domestic Violence"

Thursday, October 17, 2019 (All day)

Thursday, October 17, 2019

9:30am – 12:30pm

(Registration begins at 9am)

Bill Rogers Community Connections Center

4900 Broad River Rd – Columbia, SC

South Carolina Criminal Justice Training Conference - 2019

Sunday, November 3, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, November 6, 2019 (All day)


South Carolina Criminal Justice Training Conference - 2019

SCCA Members:

Just a reminder that we are asking that all members who plan to attend the 2019 South Carolina Criminal Justice Training Conference in Myrtle Beach, November 3-6, 2019, it is imperative that you complete your register to take advantage of the early bird registration which is four (4) days away.

Early registration by June 1, 2019 is $110.00

June 2 -  August 1, 2019 registration is $125.00

After August 1, 2019, registration is $140.00

To register, visit the SCLEOA’s website: Hover over the last tab, “2019 Conference” and scroll down to click “2019 Training conference”.

In the middle section of the page, locate & click “Attendee Registration”

Primary Association = SCCA
Title = Your Agency job title
Address = You can use your institution/agency address or your home address.
Email address = You can use your agency or personal email.
Class I Certification = No  (SCDC is classified at Class II)

You will then be prompted to the next page which is defaulted to “Full Conference

You will receive a attendee registration confirmation which will contain your receipt/reference # and where to mail your check.

In addition, there will be another email regarding due dates for upcoming elections for the available position within the Executive Board, for the term of: 2019 – 2021.

If you are planning to seek one of the positions, please plan ahead by composing your short biography and taking a picture of yourself that will be included in with your bio .