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U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Michael Brickell, 633rd Security Forces Squadron operations officer, leads a formation during the National Police Week opening ceremony at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., May 15, 2017. During the week, the 633rd SFS hosted various events including a Defenders Challenge and Security Forces Demonstration to honor military and civilian law enforcement officers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Areca T. Bell) National Police Week: Defenders remember fallen
The 633rd Security Forces Squadron hosted a National Police Week opening ceremony at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, May 15, 2017. In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed Public Law 87-726, designating May 15 as Peace Officers' Memorial Day, and the week in which May 15 falls as National Police Week. Police Week memorializes law enforcement officers who laid-down their lives in service to the nation. In addition to the opening ceremony, 633rd SFS members will host various events, including a Defenders Challenge and Security Forces Demonstration to pay their respects to their fallen brothers and sisters.
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2017
A U.S. Airman assigned to the 20th Fighter Wing performs a low-crawl during a 20th Security Forces Squadron (SFS) Combat Challenge at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. March 24, 2017. During the low-crawl portion of the challenge, 20th SFS Airmen used smoke bombs to disorient participants’ senses and increase the difficulty of the course. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Maldonado) Airmen endure 20th SFS combat scenarios
As 20th Fighter Wing Airmen from varying career fields approach a series of obstacle courses, they gather around 20th Security Forces Squadron Airmen, known as defenders, and prepare themselves for a morning intended to test their mind, body and spirit, March 24.
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2017
U.S. Air Force military working dog Ootter, assigned to the 355th Security Forces Squadron, barks at another 355th SFS member during a demonstration at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 29, 2016. The 355th SFS mission is to protect, defend and fight to enable Air Force, joint and coalition mission success.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mya M. Crosby) 355th SFS: a day in the life of a defender
The 355th Security Forces Squadron mission is to protect, defend and fight to enable Air Force, joint and coalition mission success. Security Forces members are responsible for ensuring the safety of base weapons, property and personnel from hostile forces. The 355th SFS consists of over 300 military and civilian personnel.
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2016
U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 823d Base Defense Squadron depart an MC-130H Combat Talon II during a static-line jump, Sept. 16, 2016, at the Lee Fulp drop zone in Tifton, Ga. The majority of the 823d is security forces members trained to deploy and protect. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Daniel Snider) 823d BDS maintains airborne proficiency
Airmen from the 823d Base Defense Group prepare for and conduct static-line jumps from an HC-130J Combat King II, Sept. 16, 2016, at Moody Air Force Base and the Lee Fulp drop zone in Tifton, Ga. Airman 1st Class Daniel Snider and Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan
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