Training Academy

Located at 200 Foster Mound Road, The Southwest Mississippi Training Facility rests on land owned by the Adams County Board of Supervisors and has been added to by the county throughout the years.  The facility was also built through grants from the NRA as well donations from friends of law enforcement. On any given day, groups ranging from the NRA, MDOC, MDOT, the Coast Guard, Natchez Police Department, the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office, just to name a few, can be found using the facility that boasts 20 firing lanes with stationary and turning  training targets and classroom areas.

The Adams County Sheriff’s Offices utilizes the training facility for its monthly staff training meeting as well as fire arms training and qualification, jailer’s school and any other programs used to further the education and enhancement of law enforcement capabilities.

Directions from Natchez via Hwy 61 North:

1. Start out going north on US-84 E/US-61 N toward Melanie Rd. Continue to follow US-61 N. (1.6 mi )

2. Turn left onto Morgantown Rd .Morgantown Rd is 0.2 miles past Highway 61 N. If you reach Old US-84 you’ve gone about 0.1 miles too far (1.0 mi )

3. Turn right onto Foster Mound Rd. Foster Mound Rd is 0.5 miles past Seale Rd. If you reach Nuks Rd you’ve gone about 0.7 miles too far (1.6 mi )

4. 200 FOSTER MOUND RD is on the left. Your destination is just past Industrial Park Rd N. If you reach Steam Plant Rd you’ve gone a little too far