Chief Warrant Officer Five Paul A. Bailey
Battalion Operations Officer, 19th Military Police Battalion (CID)
CW5 Paul A. Bailey hails from Babylon, New York. A graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, he holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Masters in Organizational Management and Behavior from the University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK. CW5 Bailey enlisted in the Army in 1990.
CW5 Bailey’s previous assignments include Military Police Investigator and SRT Team Leader, US Army Garrison, San Juan Puerto Rico; CID Special Agent, Ft Sam Houston, TX; General Crime and Drug Suppression Team Chief, Ft Bragg, NC; Personal Security Officer, SHAPE, BE; Detachment Commander, 268th MP Detachment, Wurzburg, GM; OIC, Personal Security Detachment, Bagram Afghanistan; Detachment Commander, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Security Detachment, Ft Belvoir, VA; G3 Plans and Operations, Staff Officer, USACIDC, Ft Belvoir, VA; Operations Officer, Washington CID BN, Ft Myer, VA; Operations Officer, 19th MP BN (FWD), Bagram, Afghanistan.
His military education includes USAMPS Basic Training and OSUT; Military Police Investigations (MPI); Apprentice CID Basic Course; Primary Leadership and Basic Non-Commissioned Officer Courses; Warrant Officer Basic, Advance, Staff and Senior Staff Courses, and multiple investigative training courses.
His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Defense Meritorious Service Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster), Meritorious Service Medal (3 Oak Leaf Clusters),Army Commendation Medal (2 Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Achievement Medal, Joint Army Achievement Medal, National Service Defense Medal with Star, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (Second Award), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, NATO Medal, Kosovo Service Medal with Star, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (4), Combat Action Badge and is a recipient of The Order of the Marechaussee in Bronze.