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  • Air Force Office of Special Investigations

    The Air Force Office of Special Investigations has been the Air Force's major investigative service since Aug.1, 1948. The agency reports to the Inspector General, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force. AFOSI provides professional investigative service to commanders of all Air Force activities. Its primary responsibilities are criminal
  • Air Force Special Investigations Academy

      The U.S. Air Force Special Investigations Academy (USAFSIA) is located on the grounds of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) in Glynco, Ga., where all new Air Force Office of Special Investigation recruits receive their entry-level investigative training. The Academy also conducts basic and advanced investigative courses at FLETC
  • Association of Former OSI Special Agents

    The objectives of the AFOSISA are to maintain and further friendships emanating from service with or employment by AFOSI; to assist one another through combined efforts and mutual association; to perpetuate the ideals and principles of AFOSI; to facilitate contact with members on a worldwide basis; and to unite former and present AFOSI Special
  • Submit A Tip

    AFOSI investigates a wide variety of serious offenses - espionage, terrorism, crimes against property, violence against people, larceny, computer hacking, acquisition fraud, drug use and distribution, financial misdeeds, military desertion, corruption of the contracting process, and any other illegal activity that undermines the mission of the U.S.
  • The AFOSI Badge

    The AFOSI badge was designed by Captain Robert H. Ray in 1948. At the time, Captain Ray was newly assigned to the Headquarters entity of the fledgling organization Air Force Office of Special Investigations in Washington, D.C. When asked by General Joseph F. Carroll, AFOSI's founder and first director, to design a badge for the identification of
  • The AFOSI Shield Emblem

    On 19 August 1955, AFOSI submitted Memo No. 5 to the Air Force Personnel Awards Branch requesting approval of the AFOSI emblem. On 15 December 1955, AFOSI was notified that the proposed organizational emblem had been approved. As is customary with Air Force heraldry, the emblem has not changed since its inception in 1955. Description of the AFOSI