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Extraditions

Pursuant to Chapter 9 of Title 17 in the South Carolina Code of Laws, the Governor of South

Carolina is authorized to extradite a person in South Carolina who is charged with committing a criminal act in another state upon the demand of that state’s executive authority.

For questions regarding South Carolina’s extradition process, please contact Special Agent Dana Wilkes Temple at dtemple@sled.sc.gov or 803.896.2292.


Requests for Governor’s Warrants and other official extradition-related correspondence should be addressed as follows:


For regular delivery:

Special Agent Dana Wilkes Temple

Office of General Counsel

South Carolina Law Enforcement Division

Post Office Box 21398

Columbia, South Carolina  29221


For overnight delivery:

Special Agent Dana Wilkes Temple

Office of General Counsel

South Carolina Law Enforcement Division

4400 Broad River Road

Columbia, South Carolina  29210

Office Number: 803.896.2292