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BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- Village elders thank OSI agents after receiving school supplies during an humanitarian mission here. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mike Andriacco) Bagram AFOSI team makes positive difference for Afghans
A group of Bagram Airmen has been making a difference in local Afghan villagers' lives, one school bag at a time. Members of the Air Force Office of Special Investigations Expeditionary Detachment 2405 recently handed out school supplies to approximately 560 children in the villages of Qal'eh-ye Dewana and Chawni. Each set consisted of a backpack,
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2007
An Air Force Office of Special Investigations agent speaks with villagers during a medical engagement mission here. Special agents assigned to the AFOSI Expeditionary Detachment 2405 here regularly work together with Afghan National Police on a broad range of missions related to humanitarian assistance and security.(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mike Andriacco) AFOSI, Afghan police work together
BAGRAM AIR BASE, Afghanistan -- Special agents assigned to the Air Force Office of Special Investigations Expeditionary Detachment 2405 here regularly work together with Afghan National Police on a broad range of missions related to humanitarian assistance and security. "We usually meet up with the ANP several times a week for medical engagements
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Staff Sgt. Curtis Huffman and Airman 1st Class Matt Leeper demonstrate a buddy sniper position as one of the ways to set up an attack Nov. 14 in Iraq. The 506th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron at Kirkuk Air Base, Iraq, houses a close precision engagement team of Air Force snipers who train as anti-sniper teams to target terrorist and insurgent snipers attacking U.S. and coalition forces in the area. Airman Leeper and Sergeant Huffman are from the 354th Security Forces Squadron at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, deployed to Kirkuk Air Base, Iraq, as members of the 506th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Angelique Perez) 
Air Force sharpshooters help commanders see the future
When Air Force Office of Special Investigations agents go outside the wire here, they occasionally have an extra set of eyes watching over them. Concealed, the members of the 506th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron's Close Precision Engagement Team observe, provide intelligence and, if necessary, neutralize threats. The CPET consists of Air
0 11/19
2007
Default Air Force Logo Air Force Office of Special Investigations urges vigilance
As a result of the 9-11 terrorist attack, the Air Force implemented an antiterrorism program called "Eagle Eyes," advocated by the Air Force Office of Special Investigations. Much like a neighborhood watch, the Eagle Eyes program is an aggressive Air Force-wide neighborhood watch program that educates people on observable activities and what to do
0 11/17
2007
Default Air Force Logo Eagle Eyes: vigilance is key
As the special agent explains it, he says the suspect could be a guy at the Visitor Control Center. He could come in and ask for a base map and a telephone book. Then the questions begin. How many security forces are on base? What kind of weapons do they carry? When is their busy time, their shift change, or their deployment rotation? "Someone who
0 11/17
2007
Special Agent Jason Smiley prepares to go on foot patrol in Afghanistan. He is assigned to Detachment 801 from Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Investigators turn into warfighters
An Air Force special agent charged the vehicle and rammed the barrel of his M-4 rifle through the windshield and into the chest of the suicide bomber, startling him long enough to be removed from the vehicle and detained, eradicating the terrorist plot with conviction and saving untold numbers of U.S. and coalition forces' lives. Jason Smiley, a
0 11/17
2007
Default Air Force Logo Military members help secure bases with Eagle Eyes
With a limited number of Office of Special Investigations agents and Security Forces members, it is up to Airmen and their families with Eagle Eyes to help make sure the area they live in is safe. The Eagle Eyes program provides a single point of contact to report suspicious activity at Ramstein Air Base and every military installation. While
0 11/17
2007
Air Force Office of Special Investigations Special Agent Matthew Mitchell searches the trunk of an American vehicle for illegal substances during a random vehicle check point with German Customs.   Agent Mitchell is assigned to Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jared Frey) OSI works with local customs to stop drug smuggling
Spangdahlem's Office of Special Investigations, or OSI, agents recently worked with their German counterparts to perform random vehicle inspections. During the inspections, agents searched for drug and other illegal substances that could be smuggled into the local area. "OSI is partnering with its' German counterparts on trying to interdict the
0 11/17
2007
An Office of Special Investigation Det. 2408 agent greets Brig. Gen. Dana Simmons upon his arrival at Sather Air Base, Iraq, last month. During the visit, the general met with AFOSI detachments on Victory Base Complex to hear first-hand accounts about their missions. General Simmons is the Air Force Office of Special Investigations commander. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jennifer Lindsey) AFOSI commander: 'Can do' attitude makes agents stand out
Constantly on the hunt, Air Force Office of Special Investigations agents listen carefully and watch for clues, gathering information that will help them zero in on the insurgents they seek. They're after the improvised explosive device directors, makers and planters, and cell leaders who are directly responsible for base attacks, planning
0 11/16
2007
Default Air Force Logo Air Force Office of Special Investigations hosts Family Fun Day
Headquarters Air Force Office of Special Investigations created an interesting as well as thought-provoking open house event on Friday, with one thing in mind ... thanking the OSI families for their support and sacrifices to the command and to the nation.OSI Family Appreciation Day was held from 9 a.m. to noon Friday at the headquarters building
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