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  • The OSI Today Podcast…2 years later

    Sept. 30, 2022, marks a significant milestone in podcasting history. Since 2015 it's been observed as International Podcast Day to celebrate the power of podcasts. Here is the current state of OSI Today, the podcast featuring News and Views from around the Office of Special Investigations.

  • Task Force Black Remembered

    As the U.S. and NATO allies and partners realign mission focus in southern Afghanistan, OSI ends an era. Task Force Black (TFB), also known as Expeditionary Detachment (EDet) 2413, has reached its End of Mission and rolled up its trademark Jolly Roger flag and unit logos. As these symbols are

  • Expanding our mission frontier

    The men and women of the Department of the Air Force consistently represent the nation’s very best in problem solving, innovation, and planning for the future fight. It comes as no surprise that we continue to lead the way with the establishment of the United States Space Force (USSF). In keeping

  • Important strategic steps by OSI support USAF and USSF

    The establishment of the United States Space Force offers important opportunities for the country, the personnel who will transfer to the new service, and those elements of the Air Force that will support it. The Space Force will receive criminal investigative and counterintelligence support from

  • The weapon system making Air and Space superiority happen

    The Department of the Air Force plays a key role in ensuring national security of the United States and our allies. Air and Space superiority is foundational to Joint and Coalition success, and the Office of Special Investigations is vital to bolstering this foundation and defeating our adversaries.

  • OSI Today - A Strat Comm Plan Multiplier

    When I arrived for duty at Office of Special Investigations headquarters here in July 2015, to tackle the new challenges of being a rookie magazine editor and a website content manager, little did I know I would return to my broadcasting roots. Fast forward to present day and the emergence of OSI

  • 'It's good to grow old in OSI'

    I was a 25-year-old with OSI (Office of Special Investigations) at one time. That was almost 35 years ago. So, how did this old guy survive working with all these young professionals?

  • How good OSI units become GREAT!

    What are the hallmarks of a great OSI team? Accomplish the mission…check. Take care of Airmen…check. We are fortunate that these two priorities are interwoven into the fabric of our Air and Space Forces and our command. Most OSI units are doing both, very well. So then, when you survey all the

  • Organizational Values: Trusting Our People

    Happy New Year OSI Family! We had an amazing 2019, neutralizing our adversaries, strengthening the integrity of our Air Force, and ensuring OSI stays relevant in the fight! As we look into 2020, I am excited to see what we do, to promote the impact we make on the global stage, and to celebrate your

  • Developing highly resilient Airmen

    Our foundational Line of Effort highlights the absolute necessity to develop an exceptional force. As we sat and discussed priorities and mapped the road to The AFOSI We Need, the health of our personnel remained at the forefront, and you can see it is vital to success in each of the four lines of