City of Columbus, Ohio
This 140,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art training facility houses administrative offices, a 500-person auditorium, classrooms, boxing room, gymnasium, hydro-aerobics training, diving facility, kitchen and dining facility, scenario rooms and evidence classrooms. The site water retention pond also doubles as a diving/training area for retrieving sunken vehicles. Additional features include parking for the Academy, a driving track, maintenance facilities for driver training, and a tactical weapons training facility (Tac Town). Tac Town is comprised of several outbuildings and streets to provide a wide variety of training scenarios.