The Sparta Police Station from the television series “In the Heat of the Night” can be found in Covington, Georgia. The building is located next to the Covington town square, sometimes referred to as the “Hollywood of the South,” where countless other productions have been shot, including “The Dukes of Hazzard,” “Cannonball Run,” Rob Zombie’s “Halloween II” and many more. This same building was also used as the Forest Green County Sheriff Department in “Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives.”
LOCATION: 1174 Monticello St SW, Covington, GA 30014
Here is a paver for the show. Covington places these in the sidewalks as their version of a walk of fame, celebrating the shows and stars who have filmed there. There are also pavers for actors Carrol O’Connor and Alan Autry from the show.