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Adams County Public Safety Training Center (Merit)

Brighton, CO


Located on a 339-acre site near Brighton, CO, the project consists of the following components: • 29,400 SF Firing Range component including (3) 16-lane, 50-yd tactical ranges; (1) 20-lane, 50-yd tactical range; and (1) 12-lane, 200-yd rifle range • 13,000 SF Emergency Vehicle Operation Center (EVOC) building component, associated with a 540,000sf Concrete Skid Pad, a 540,000sf Asphalt Motors Pad, an Urban Driving Course, and a High-Speed Pursuit Driving Track • 64,000 SF Administration and Classroom building consisting of multimedia classrooms, dedicated agency offices, and operational field house • Detonation Range • Posse (mounted patrol) area and Canine component • Scenario Village • Shoot House • A system of infrastructure to tie the elements together The facility will be used by numerous Colorado Front Range public safety agencies, so each programmatic function is designed with flexible day-use facilities like offices, classrooms and storage spaces to accommodate provisional user groups.



Adams County, Colorado


Type of facility

Law Enforcement

Type of construction


Site Area

339 acres

Area of building

164,627 SF

Total cost of construction


Status of Project




Roth + Sheppard Architects

Project Manager

Interact Business Group


Martin / Martin Consulting Engineers


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