Lowndes County Adult Detention Facility

Columbus, MS

Project Description

The scope of this project includes law enforcement facilities to accommodate administrative, investigative, patrol and support activities of the County Sheriff’s Department, as well as a detention facility of 240 inmate beds. The role of the project team was to develop a master facility program for the new complex, as well as complete design and construction administration services.
The Lowndes County Adult Detention Facility provides for Detention Administration, Receiving and Release, Housing, Visiting, Recreation, Canteen, Program Services, Laundry, Maintenance areas in the detention area; and Sheriff’s Administration, Criminal Investigations, Patrol, Process and Transport Divisions and Staff Support areas in the Law Enforcement Operations portion of the facility.