In the News

April, 2014

April 25, 2014

Illinois National Guard military police company receives reaction force training

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Soldiers from the 233rd Military Police (MP) Company in Springfield, Ill., received National Guard Reaction Force (NGRF) training at Camp Lincoln in Springfield, Ill., April 24.

April 17, 2014

MP training course tests Soldiers’ knowledge in ‘real world’ scenarios

Fort Belvoir, Va. – For most people, getting Tased and pepper sprayed in one week isn’t a good thing.But for Soldiers in Fort Belvoir’s 212th Military Police Detachment, Headquarters Battalion, it

April 11, 2014

Nebraska National Guard Airmen, Soldiers combat riot control exercise, frigid temperatures

LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska National Guard Soldiers from the 67th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade and 92nd Troop Command, and 15 Airmen from the 155th Air Refueling Wing battled frigid temperatures and

April 10, 2014

Puerto Rico and State Partnership Program Partner Dominican Republic Discuss Border Security

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic – In an effort to continue strengthen an already strong relationship, Citizen-Soldiers from the Puerto Rico National Guard and 30 army officers and customs and border

April 7, 2014

International military police officers find common ground at African Lion 14

TIFNIT, Morocco – Military police officers from the U.S. Marines, Army and Air Force, along with Royal Moroccan soldiers specializing in riot-control, found common ground as enforcers of the law

April 4, 2014

Marines conduct non-lethal weapons training in Nigeria

NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy – A group of Marines with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Africa 14.1 recently returned from a five-day training exercise in Abuja, Nigeria, March

April 1, 2014

US Marines demonstrate non-lethal weapons to Ghanaian sailors

TAKORADI, Ghana – Three Marines with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Africa 14.1 trained a group of sailors from the Ghana Navy in non-lethal weapons tactics in Takoradi, Ghana, March

April 1, 2014

Moroccans, U.S. engage in stability operations training

TIFNIT, Morocco – The U.S. and coalition forces learned valuable lessons during recent campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan, specifically regarding the importance of stability operations and their