Project Profile


McKenzie County Combined Law Enforcement Center


The McKenzie County Combined Law Enforcement Center addresses the need for more prisoner cells and consolidates the many county and state agencies that serve the growing population of the region. The building will house both long and short term prisoners with a capacity of 129 beds.

The new building will serve several county and state agencies including, the departments of McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office, Watford City Police Department, North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Northwest Narcotics Task Force, North Dakota Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, North Dakota Highway Patrol, United States Department of Homeland Security Investigations, and the McKenzie County State’s Attorney.