Knowing the MP mission from brass to private
Col. John Hafley, commander of the 11th Military Police Brigade, headquatered in Los Alomitos, California, gives direction to his staff and battalion leadership on a decision to move their tactical location during a Combat Support Training Exercise (CSTX) at Fort Hunter Liggett, California, July 19, 2018. During the exercise scenario, military police are responsible for a Theater Detention Facility to processes and secure up to 4,000 enemy prisoners of war and also manage a Detention Holding Area to house displaced civilians. Military police have a wide range of responsibilities during combat operations which also includes combat support and area security. This rotation of CSTX runs through the month of July. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret)