- Starting location - outside the police station within sight of a side door and the columned entryway
- There is an alley to the right that can be used by your squad to circle around to the back.
- There is an upper floor inside the building.
- Towards the end of the game a Sectopod is often located in the alley past the columned entryway.
- Civilians standing near the side door next to the starting location may enter the side door along their escape, revealing alien spawns.