Garden City Police Academy
Garden City, Georgia
New South constructed the new Regional Police Academy for the Georgia Public Safety Training Center as a design-build project with Hussey Gay Bell DeYoung Architects. The new 10,400 sf one-story facility contains large classrooms for approximately 35 students each and a multi-purpose classroom for approximately 87 students, complete with rubber flooring for tactical training.
Other features include: administrative offices; a vault; two simulator rooms, including a “judgmental simulation” room with a large projection screen where recruits practice high-pressure scenarios; a 743 sf storage room; a 534 sf break room; and locker room facilities with showers. The facility has on-site parking for 100 vehicles.