In the News

December, 2017


16th Special Troops ‘Vanguard’ Battalion develops leaders through innovative curriculum, staff ride December 20, 2017 — The 16th Special Troops Battalion recently conducted a staff ride to Oswiecim, Poland for all leaders at the platoon level and above.Oswiecim is probably known better by its German name during World MORE

15th MEU Marines have shocking experience December 20, 2017 — Marines from the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit just completed their final portion of the Law Enforcement’s Non-Lethal Weapons Course, which is a three day course in proper non-lethal weaponry MORE

Standing in the shoes of a defender: MILO training provides a realistic perspective December 8, 2017 — In the distance shots are fired as a teacher and her students are huddled by a lunch table shaking with fear. People are injured and scared because a local school is under attack by several active MORE

Defenders refresh skills while deployed December 7, 2017 — The 380th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron participated in an ASP Baton refresher course on Dec. 1, 2017, highlighting the usage of non-lethal weapons available to their personnel.  “Having MORE