Provost Marshal General

U.S. Army Office of the Provost Marshal General

Mission

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.

Leaders

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

Videos

1 Happy Alive Day: Soldiers embrace brotherhood in survival
2 40 years on, Army veteran strives to reunite families with fallen heroes
3 Army Modernization Strategy
4 Who we are
5 World War II veteran's 100th birthday: Story of service and Family
6 360 Afghanistan: Soldiers use artillery to deter enemy rockets
7 Functional Fitness
8 America's Army is ready to fight and win
9 Could you be the next best warrior?
10 2018 Eisenhower Luncheon
11 2018 Annual Meeting and Exposition: Opening Ceremony
12 Task Force Marshall Mission
13 Transformation
14 State of the Pacific
15 Army announces new Armored Brigade Combat Team
16 Bringing Them Home
17 Multinational Special Operations Forces train in Egypt
18 When the Waves Swell
19 World Trade Center Man
20 This WE'll Defend
21 Soldier-athlete on discipline, strength
22 Jungle Warfare Survival Training
23 Building relationships, training in Korea
24 Tribute to Women in the U.S. Army
25 Humans not hardware
26 Why We Fight
27 The 82nd Airborne
28 Soldier's Journal: Dive Supervisor Story
29 Initial Success or Total Failure
30 Never Forgotten: Recovery mission in Vietnam
31 Beyond the Horizon: Medical treatment in El Savador
32 Soldiers: Mortarmen's story
33 Troops to Teachers
34 One Station Unit Training changes
35 Cadets, Soldiers conduct a combined live-fire exercise
36 Soldiers conduct rocket strikes against ISIS in Syria
37 West Point Cadet Summer Training
38 U.S. Army announces Austin as the home of new Futures Command
39 Army Combat Fitness Test
40 Oath of Enlistment
41 This We'll Defend
42 Changes to one-station unit training
43 Pentagon Hall of Heroes: 1st Lt. Garlin M. Conner
44 President presents Medal of Honor during White House Ceremony
45 Garlin Conner: 'Called artillery on his own position'
46 Private video
47 This We'll Defend: Flag Day
48 Celebrating 243 years
49 Army Vision
50 D-Day Invasion orders