Protection, support, and service.
Safety and integrity are hallmarks of our work, too. That’s why DeWitt & Associates is proud to serve those who serve the public, through modern and efficient facilities for public safety, corrections, courthouses, government offices, and emergency management centers.
Greene County Public Safety Center – Springfield, Missouri
The Safety Center is home to the Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management, Springfield-Greene County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Center, and the Greene County Sheriffs Office Training Division. During an activation, the building may house up to 200 personnel; including representation from law enforcement, fire, public works, utilities, hospitals, public health, public information, National Guard, state officials, relief agencies, and more.
- The building meets FEMA 361 Standards and can withstand winds of up to 250 mph
- A 600 kilowatt generator provides emergency back-up power
- The foundation and surrounding lot and structures consist of 5,146 cubic yards of concrete
- The visual display in the Emergency Operations Center is 16′ by 34′ and capable of displaying 16 individual information feeds
- Serves as the State of Missouri’s emergency backup, should the Jefferson City facility experience down time
Green County Morgue – Springfield, MO
State-of-the-art concrete facility containing cooler, autopsy room, evidence room, law enforcement observing area, family viewing area and offices. There is space that will eventually be used for X-ray or CT scans, a decomposition cooler, a cytology lab and space for two additional autopsy tables.
Laclede County Government Center – Lebanon, Missouri
The Laclede County Government Center is a cast-in-place concrete structure with exterior brick veneer. The facility is a 101 bed county jail, criminal courts facility and county business/administrative offices. Through challenging winter conditions, the adjacent county offices were allowed to continue operations through use of a temporary demising wall that was maintained throughout the project.
Camden County Government Center – Camdenton, Missouri
The Camden County Government Center is a cast-in-place concrete structure with exterior brick veneer, similar to the Laclede Center. This project included a 104 bed county jail, grand circuit courtroom, circuit courtroom and associates courtroom, county business and administrative offices.