Planning, Design & Construction of Police Facilities
Custom Seminars & Classes

Venue of your choosing

MWL offers customizable two-day facility planning that may be sponsored and/or hosted by any police agency.

This is the essential Planning, Design and Construction of Police Facilities class that was presented twice annually by the IACP for nearly 30 years and attended by more than 1,300 agencies.

This class provides essential planning data for elected officials, police executives and public works officials and may be customized to address and focus on your specific needs.


One flat fee
Up to 25 attendees
(may be from multiple agencies, at your discretion)

Topics may include

The Space Needs Study
Renovate, Expand or Build New?
What Size Should Your Building and Site Be?
How to Select a Correct Site

Building Political Support
Anticipating and Managing the “Politics”
How to Assemble a Project Team
How to Get Your Budget Right

Project Delivery Options
Traditional or Non-Traditional Options

Security Design
Passive and active design strategies
Plus - Case Study of Recent Dallas HQ Attack

Planning for Specialized Needs
New Concepts and Details
Emergency Communications Centers
Forensic Science Labs
Tactical Firearms Proficiency Ranges
Short Term Holding
Property & Evidence
Investigations & Interview Rooms
Patrol Areas (that maximize efficiency)

To learn
more or to

Email: Dawn DeGroot

Phone: (602) 331-4141