In the News

July, 2012

July 30, 2012

Military police conduct OC training

CAMP ATTERBURY, Ind. – A platoon from South Carolina’s 132nd Military Police Company is busy preparing to deploy this summer. The Guardsmen have to be ready for anything to be fully capable. Part of

July 27, 2012

Underwood Sailors Re-qualify for Armed Watch Standing

CARIBBEAN SEA &ndash Sailors assigned to the guided-missile frigate USS Underwood (FFG 36) re-qualified as armed sentries, July 26. Approximately 75 Sailors received the annual training that consisted

July 27, 2012

Taze of our lives: 188th Security Forces Squadron conducts Taser training

FORT SMITH, Ark. – The 188th Security Forces Squadron conducted an initial TASER X26 Electronic Control Device Certification class July 14 to certify its Airmen on the TASER stun gun. Twenty-five SFS

July 25, 2012

CLB 24, 24th MEU conduct OC spray certification

CAMP BUEHRING, Kuwait – Military police from Combat Logistics Battalion 24, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conducted certification with oleoresin capsicum, or OC spray, as part of Kuwait sustainment

July 17, 2012

Shotgun set, shoot

DYESS AIR FORCE BASE, Texas – Airman 1st Class Raymond Thompkins, 7th Security Forces Squadron, participates in the classroom portion of a qualification course for the MCS 870 shotgun July 13, 2012,

July 16, 2012

USNS Rappahannock fires after vessel ignores warnings

FIFTH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS – An embarked security team aboard a U.S. Navy vessel fired upon a small motor vessel after it disregarded warnings and rapidly approached the U.S. ship near Jebel Ali,

July 13, 2012

U.S. Army Garrison-Pohakuloa police complete Taser training

USAG POHAKULOA, Hawaii – U.S. Army Garrison Pōhakuloa's police force became the first Army police department in Hawaii to be certified to use the Taser when it completed training on June 29.The Taser