News Search
Tag: security forces

JB MDL commemorates Police Week 2024
May 16, 2024
Service members assigned to the 87th Security Forces Squadron participate in an opening ceremony for Police Week at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., May 13, 2024. In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15 falls, as National Police Week.

911: What's your emergency?
April 19, 2024
Tom Mangels, 87th Civil Engineer Squadron emergency dispatcher, poses for a photo at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., April 16, 2024. National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week is observed each April to honor the dedication of first response emergency dispatchers for the critical service they provide. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Senior Airman Matt Porter)

Mobility Guardian 2021: AMC debuts first large-scale virtual command center
May 25, 2021
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Lee Bostson, 621st Contingency Response Group contingency location team lead, tests a new virtual reality system during Exercise Mobility Guardian 2021 at Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Alpena, Michigan, May 17, 2021. Mobility Guardian 2021 includes Air Mobility Command’s first large-scale training on Agile Combat Employment and Advanced Battle Management System through use of Tactical Data Link. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lawrence Sena)

Female Defenders Don New Armor
May 6, 2021
Two female Airmen pose donning female body armor in a warehouse.

Training Time with K-9
November 13, 2020
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Devin Leach, 87th Security Forces Squadron military working dog trainer, prepares Erika, dual certified military working dog, for obedience training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, Nov. 6, 2020

National Police Week
May 18, 2020

Joint Base MDL honors defenders during National Police Week
May 18, 2020
Photo of police cars lined up on a street.

Joint Base MDL implements new Dronebuster technology to deter evolving threat
February 6, 2020
Photo of an Airman aiming a Dronebuster device.

Joint Base MDL personnel attend Women Defenders Symposium
January 23, 2020
Group poses for a photo.

Brig. Gen. Richard Gibbs shares innovation in new position
November 18, 2019
1st Lt. David Whitfield, 605th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Air Mobility Unit officer in charge, showcases the flight line layout to Brig. Gen. Richard W. Gibbs, Air Mobility Command, Logistics, Engineering and Force Protection director, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 31, 2019. Whitfield discussed the plans to replace unserviceable hangars as well as where the new hangar will be located to hold the incoming KC-46 Pegasus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel Owings)