In the News

May, 2013

May 23, 2013

Army engineers overcome challenges to field nonlethal weapons

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – In an Army motor pool in Germany, half a dozen people are wielding wrenches, drills, and components. The noise of the drill dominates, as soldiers concurrently drill

May 20, 2013

Airborne MPs certify to carry pepper spray

FORT BRAGG, N.C. – The Military Police leadership of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division hosted pepper spray training for MPs across the division who required the certification May 15,

May 13, 2013

Oh, Zap: MPs train on non-lethal measures

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Off Plant Road, tucked between Lewis Main and Lewis North, lies a grassy area, surrounded by towering pine trees, where on a sunny Washington day you can hear the

May 10, 2013

25th ID MPs endure extreme pepper spray training

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – Tears, sweat and snot ran down Soldiers’ faces, as military police units from across the 25th Infantry Division participated in pepper spray training at Schofield

May 5, 2013

525th MP Battalion non-lethal weapons training

NAVAL STATION GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba – The 525th Military Police Battalion conducted non-lethal self-defense training at Cooper Field and Camp Delta’s Café Caribe April 24. The training was a