In the News

September, 2014

Sept. 25, 2014

Stethem prepares Sailors for real world threats

PACIFIC OCEAN – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) conducted a navy security force sentry course Sept. 19. The course covers concepts related to appropriate use of

Sept. 18, 2014

U.S. Transportation Command hosts third Non-Lethal Weapon FAMFIRE event

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. – A split-second after Barry Schulhofer aimed the stubby, weapon and called out “Taser, taser, taser,” Army Sgt. Brant Hall realized that volunteering to be shot with the

Sept. 15, 2014

1st Law Enforcement Battalion lights up the night

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – The Marines of 1st Law Enforcement Battalion conducted their first ever live-fire training with the Non-Lethal/Tube-Launched Munition System aboard Marine Corps Base Camp

Sept. 11, 2014

Black Sea Rotational Force-14 Marines fight to complete non-lethal weapons training

MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, Romania – Marines and Sailors of Black Sea Rotational Force 14 completed a non-lethal weapons training course Sept. 3-9 on Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base, Romania. The course began

Sept. 10, 2014

Griffin Soldiers expand their use of force capabilities at INIWIC

FORT HOOD, TEXAS – Leaders of the 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade took advantage of the Interservice Non-lethal Individual Weapons Instructor Course (INIWIC), an

Sept. 5, 2014

Investing in the Army's future

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – The U.S. Army vision for lethality science and technology investment is to enable overmatch in weapon systems for both offensive and defensive capabilities.Army Chief of

Sept. 5, 2014

High Tech Tools Save Lives Faster, Cheaper, Smarter

DORAL, Fla. – U.S. Southern Command's Science, Technology and Experimentation division wowed the crowd at the Conference Center of the Americas on Wednesday, showcasing a wide spectrum of technologies

Sept. 2, 2014

Operation Stonewall helps train regional police in Kosovo

FERIZAJ, Kosovo – Outside a government building in Kosovo, a crowd of angry protesters gathered making demands to the local police. As the crowd intensified in size and hostility, the police called