MADISON, Ala. – Tuesday morning, a new firearms training facility opens up in Madison – a place that multiple law enforcement agencies can use.
Members of the Huntsville Police Department and the FBI in Birmingham will cut the ribbon for the facility Tuesday morning.
The new joint facility is on Wall Triana Highway. The FBI contributed $5 million to the joint partnership with Huntsville Police. Inside the new training grounds are training and conference rooms, a fitness center, a tactical training center, and a 40 lane outdoor range, among other various shooting ranges.
On 40 aces of land, there are seven different training sites.
Huntsville police will mainly use the facility, but the FBI says it will have personnel training there five days a month.