The Harold R. Banke Justice
Center is one of the most technologically secure
facilities of its kind in the country. It houses a 1,536 bed
detention center, the county sheriff's headquarters, and court
facilities, including 18 courtrooms.
Construction began in October 1998.
The inmate housing area was constructed of pre-cast, pre-formed
concrete developed off-site and transported to the construction
The courthouse was constructed on
site by a combination of steel and concrete masonry.