Douglas County Adult Detention & Law Enforcement Center
New South constructed the 500,000 sf Douglas County Adult Detention and Law Enforcement Center to include five buildings with a mid-rise housing tower featuring 1,500 beds.
The four-story Law Enforcement Center building houses the sheriff’s office, law enforcement staff offices, and the detention administration staff. The detention support area is a three-story structure, which includes: maximum security cells, a medical and mental health facility, laundry rooms, a kitchen and dispatch area, as well as intake and release spaces. Additionally, the campus includes a large visitors center, trustee dorms, and a maintenance shop.
This project is LEED certified.