Justice

RQAW is the region’s most experienced team of correctional and justice facility planning professionals. We’ve completed more than 150 criminal justice projects from county jails and juvenile detention centers to state and federal correctional facilities. Our extensive experience with designing new construction, additions, and renovations of jails and justice facilities has given us the insight into a variety of issues that need to be considered and addressed.

Kalamazoo County Jail Addition and Renovation, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Kalamazoo County Jail Addition and Renovation, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Project DescriptionThe design incorporates a new intake and processing area allowing for a smooth operational sequence in the intake, arraignment and the...

Posey County Jail, Mt. Vernon, Indiana

Posey County Jail, Mt. Vernon, Indiana

Project DescriptionThe Posey County Jail project consisted of the renovation of their existing jail facility, a sally port addition, and a housing pod addition...

Putnam County Jail, Palatka, Florida

Putnam County Jail, Palatka, Florida

Project DescriptionRQAW constructed two new housing pods that totaled 448 beds and 58,000 sf due to overcrowded inmate areas. The new construction also included...

Washington County Jail, Salem, Indiana

Washington County Jail, Salem, Indiana

Project DescriptionThe Washington County Jail project created an opportunity for innovation because the proposed site would require being built up over...

Jackson County Judicial Center, Brownstown, Indiana

Jackson County Judicial Center, Brownstown, Indiana

Project DescriptionThe Jackson County Judicial Center is a new building that will house four courtrooms, the Prosecutor’s Office, and the Clerk’s Office. The Judicial...

Hancock County Jail, Hancock County, Indiana

Hancock County Jail, Hancock County, Indiana

Project DescriptionRQAW worked closely with the Hancock County Commissioners, Council, and user staff to develop the space requirements (architectural space program) and

Hamilton County Jail, Noblesville, Indiana

Hamilton County Jail, Noblesville, Indiana

Project DescriptionThe Hamilton County Jail project consisted of several innovative approaches.

Greene County Jail, Bloomfield, Indiana

Greene County Jail, Bloomfield, Indiana

Project DescriptionRQAW evaluated Greene County’s immediate and future jail housing needs and determined that they needed a housing pod addition.

Hendricks County Jail, Danville, Indiana

Hendricks County Jail, Danville, Indiana