Mississippi Department of Public Safety

District 8 Complex - Harrison County, Mississippi

Mississippi Department of Public Safety

Services: New Construction

Contract: General Contractor

Square Footage: 68,180

Owner: Mississippi Department of Public Safety
16741 Highway 67
Biloxi, MS 39532

Architect: Pryor & Morrow Architects, PA
5227 South Frontage Road
Columbus, MS 39703

Awards: 2010 Nunn-Perry Award Recipient

The new Department of Public Safety complex located in Batesville, Mississippi consolidates the counties agencies on a complex made up of three single story structures with associated support facilities and infrastructure. These departments are housed in the buildings on the complex and utilize the square footage listed:

  1. Highway Patrol Station - 16,000 square feet
  2. Crime Laboratory - 15,800 square feet
  3. Bureau of Narcotics & Investigation - 30,000 square feet
  4. Maintenance Facility - 4,800 square feet
  5. Vehicle Salvage Facility - 1,580 square feet