Provost Marshal General

U.S. Army Office of the Provost Marshal General


The Provost Marshal General (PMG) is the principal Army Staff (ARSTAF) officer for the development and execution of the Army Policing Functions and the principal military advisor to the Secretary of the Army and Chief of Staff of the Army on policing matters. This includes law enforcement, criminal investigations, criminal intelligence fusion, corrections, physical security, high-risk personnel security, antiterrorism and detention operations as well as forensics and biometrics. Additionally, the Provost Marshal General serves as the Functional Chief for Army Civilian Career Program 19 (Security and Law Enforcement).The Office of the Provost Marshal General (OPMG) is responsible for coordinating with the Department of Defense and, as appropriate, other Federal, State, local and international law enforcement agencies, for the Army's policing functions. As the Senior Military Police Officer, he provides leadership and direction to the MP Corps.The PMG also serves as the Commanding General for the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command and the Commanding General for Army Corrections Command. Additionally, the Director of the Defense Forensics and Biometrics Agency directly reports to the PMG.


  • Maj. Gen. David P. Glaser PROVOST MARSHAL GENERAL Maj. Gen. David P. Glaser
  • Sgt. Maj. Larry Orvis Provost Sergeant Major Sgt. Maj. Larry Orvis
  • Col. Christopher A Burns DEPUTY PROVOST MARSHAL GENERAL Col. Christopher A Burns


1 In our Boots: Tank Commander
2 Training to Save Our Companions
3 In our Boots: Explore specialties in the Army
4 Raw Performance
5 Astronaut Day
6 Warrior fitness
7 Back in the Fight
8 Tip of the Spear
9 Celebrating America's Army Reserve
10 Combined Arms Live-Fire
11 Sandhurst 2019: International military skills competition
12 360° JLTV
13 Military kids are resilient
14 Gunnery training
15 Mozambique humanitarian relief
16 Secretary of the Army: Sexual Assault/Harassment Violation
17 Hall of Heroes Ceremony: Staff Sgt. Travis Atkins
18 Hall of Heroes Ceremony: Atkins' son's speech
19 Medal of Honor Ceremony: Staff Sgt. Travis W. Atkins
20 Tribute to Women in the U.S. Army
21 Staff Sgt. Travis Atkins: Final Mission
22 Ruck - Swim - Shoot
23 Multinational coalition winter live-fire training
24 'Doughboy': Bridging the past to the present
25 Jungle survival in Thailand
26 Master divers
27 Army has divers?
28 SOLDIERS: What is an Army Engineer?
29 Explosive Ordnance Disposal
30 'Guardian Angels' in Afghanistan
31 Serving Others: Celebrating a lifetime of service
32 Gen. Benjamin O Davis Jr: Destined to Lead
33 Best In Show
34 Special Operations Advanced Mountaineer School
35 The Army Is Ready To Fight
36 Modern Army Combatives Training at Camp Arifjan
37 Taps at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
38 Staff Sgt. Ronald Shurer: Shok Valley
39 Year in Review 2018
40 SITREP: Blended Retirement System
41 SMA discusses the Blended Retirement System
42 Get pumped for Army vs. Navy game
43 National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
44 Prisoner Exchange
45 Honoring SFAB Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Bolyard
46 Soldiers Journal: Translator to Advisor
47 Meet Army Astronaut Maj. Anne McClain
48 Soldiers: World War II Alaskan Territorial Guard veteran
49 Arctic Warriors
50 Month of the Military Family: Scott-Kent Family