State Police Troop K
Hot Springs, Ar.
This facility is the home of the new Troop K Police Force and is located adjacent to the Martin Luther King Expressway. Headquarters to 30 troopers, administration, sergeant’s offices, lieutenant’s office, and the captain’s office as well as drivers testing facilities and two full-size garages. Special provisions were made for security and relocation of existing Radio Tower.
The circular building is the reception and waiting area, administration hub, and 24-hour radio room. The left wing is the Testing Facility and the right wing is the Trooper’s Office Wing.
The façade is full-brick exterior with EFIS accent on the Circular Building. Metal accent bracing is added for decorative elements as well as structural support.