3rd Military Police Group (CID)

3rd MP Group logoThe 3rd Military Police Group (CID), headquartered at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia supports commanders by conducting criminal investigations of serious, sensitive or special interest matters; preventing crime; protecting the force and Army resources in peacetime, combat and contingency operations throughout the group's area of operations.

The 3rd MP Group (CID) is responsible for all felony criminal investigation matters with a U.S. Army interest throughout an area of operation encompassing the eastern half of the United States, the Caribbean, Central America (less Mexico), South America, Africa, and Europe.

Among key supported Army field elements within the 3rd MP Group's CID) area of responsibility are U.S Army Europe, U.S. Army Africa, XVIII Airborne Corps and 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; the 101st Air Assault Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; the 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia and the 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York.

The 3rd MP Group (CID) provides direct mission support to U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command and U.S. Southern Command located in Florida. The Group also supports U.S European Command and U.S. Africa Command located in Stuttgart, Germany.

The 3rd Group is comprised of five battalions located at Fort Benning, Fort Campbell, Fort Myer, and Kleber Kaserne, Germany as well as the only airborne CID battalion at Fort Bragg.


  • 3rd Military Police Group (CID), 2182 South Perimeter Road, Building 8300, Hunter Army Airfield, GA 31409
  • 912-435-0645


Command Sergeant Major

CSM SmithCommand Sergeant Major Charles M. Smith enlisted in the United States Army on August 16, 1996 and attended Military Police One Station Unit Training at Fort McClellan, Alabama. CSM Smith has served in numerous leadership positions to include: Team Leader, Squad Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Company and Battalion Operations Sergeant, Detachment Sergeant, Company First Sergeant in both TRADOC and FORSCOM, and Non-resident Instructor at the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, and BN Command Sergeant Major. CSM Smith’s Assignments include: 127th Military Police Company, Hanau Germany; Military Police Law enforcement detachment, Fort Meade, MD; D CO, 787 Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; MANSCEN NCOA, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; HHD, 795th Military Police Battalion, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; 293rd Military Police Company, Fort Stewart, Georgia; 174th Infantry Brigade, JBMDL, NJ. D/CO 787th Military Police Battalion, and 463D Military Police Company, Fort Leonard Wood, MO, USASMA Fort Bliss, TX, and the 91st Military Police Battalion, Fort Drum, NY.

CSM Smith’s Military education includes the Primary Leadership Development Course, Basic Noncommissioned Officer Course, Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course, Anti-Terrorism Officer Basic Course, Protective Services Training, Physical Security, Battle Staff, Master Resilience Training, the First Sergeant Course, and the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy class 67.

CSM Smith’s awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star Medal (Valor device); Bronze Star Medal; Purple Heart; Meritorious Service Medal (4th OLC); Army Commendation Medal (4th OLC); Army Achievement Medal (3rd OLC); Good Conduct Medal (7th clasp); National Defense Service Medal (1 Bronze Service Star); Kosovo Campaign Medal (2nd Bronze Service Star); Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2nd Bronze Service Star);Iraq Campaign Medal (2nd Bronze Service Star);Global War on Terrorism Medal; Armed Forces Service Medal; NCO Professional Development Ribbon (5); Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Award. Overseas Service Ribbon (3rd award); NATO Medal (2nd Bronze Service Star); Meritorious Unit Commendation. Combat Action Badge; Drivers Badge; German Qualification Badge (Schutzenschnur).

CSM Smith’s operational and combat deployments include Kosovo KFOR 1A and KFOR 4A; Operation Iraqi Freedom II, Bagdad, Iraq. Operation Enduring Freedom 09-10, Kandahar Afghanistan.

Operations Officer

WheelerChief Warrant Officer Five Eric R. Wheeler, a native of St. Petersburg, FL entered the service as a Military Policeman in 1989. He received his appointment as a Warrant Officer in 2001 through the Warrant Officer Candidate School, Fort Rucker, AL. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree and his military education includes the Warrant Officer Senior Staff Course.

CW5 Wheeler’s assignments include Special Agent/Drug Suppression Team Chief, 86th Military Police Det (CID), Fort Benning, GA; Assistant Special Agent in Charge, 102d Military Police Det (CID), Schofield Barracks, HI; Special Agent, US Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, NC; Assistant Special Agent in Charge, 32nd Military Police Det (CID), Fort Bragg, NC; Detachment Commander, 12th Military Police Det (CID), Fort Eustis, VA; Special Agent in Charge, Camp Arifjan CID Office, Kuwait; Detachment Commander, 86th Military Police Det (CID), Fort Benning, GA; Battalion Operations Officer, Fort Benning CID Battalion, Fort Benning, GA; Special Agent, G3 Investigative Operations, HQ USACIDC, Quantico, VA; Battalion Operations Officer, 19th Military Police BN (CID), Schofield Barracks, HI and Group Operations Officer, 3D Military Police Group (CID), Hunter Army Airfield, GA.

CW5 Wheeler has deployed to the Gulf War (1990-1991), Operation Enduring Freedom (2004), Operation Iraqi Freedom (2007-2008), and Kuwait (2012-2013).

CW5 Wheeler’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (with 1 Silver OLC), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal (with 4 OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (with 1 Silver and 1 OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal (with 1 Bronze Service Star), Iraqi Campaign Medal (with 2 Bronze Service Stars), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Multi National Forces and Observers Service Medal, Saudi Arabia/Kuwait Liberation Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and Overseas Service Ribbon. Additionally, he has the Meritorious Unit Commendation. His combat skill badges include the Air Assault Badge, German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (Silver) and Military Police Regimental Association’s Order of the Marechaussee (Bronze).

5th Military Police Battalion (CID)

5th MP Bn logoThe 5th Military Police Battalion (CID) is headquartered in Kleber Kaserne, Kaiserslautern Germany. The 5th MP Bn (CID) offices provide investigative support to Army interests and protective services to high risk personnel in Europe and Africa.

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Subordinate 5th MP Bn (CID) Offices

The Benelux CID Office provides support for Belgium and the Netherlands.

Unit 21439
APO AE 09705-1439
Civilian Address:
Rue Lemnitzer, Bldg. 342
7010 SHAPE, Belgium
COM: +32-(0)65-75-73-94
DSN: 314-597-7394
Email: usarmy.benelux.3-mp-gp.list.benelux-cid@army.mil

The 481st Military Police Detachment (CID) is headquartered at Wiesbaden, Germany. The Detachment provides felony criminal investigative support to U.S. Army Europe within the Wiesbaden and Baumholder Military Communities.

Mailing Address:
Wiesbaden CID Office
481st Military Police Detachment (CID)
Unit 24302 Box 18
APO AE 09005
E-mail: usarmy.wiesbaden.3-mp-gp.list.wiesbaden-cid@army.mil
Phone: 011-49-611-143-6354
DSN: 314-546-6354/6366

Baumholder CID Office
481st MP Detachment (CID)
Unit 23813,
APO AE 09034
Civilian Address:
Amerikanische Kriminalpolizei
Gebaeude 8720, Aulenbacher Str.
55774 Baumholder
COM from U.S.: 011-49-143-531-2817/2816
COM from Germany: 0611-143-531-2817/2816
DSN: 314-531-2817/2816
Email: usarmy.baumholder.202-mp-gp.list.baumholder-cid@army.mil

The 515th Military Police Detachment (CID) is headquartered at Kaiserslautern, Germany. The Detachment provides felony criminal investigative support to U.S. Army Europe within the Kaiserslautern and Stuttgart Military Communities and Italy.

Mailing Address:
Kaiserslautern CID Office
515th MP Detachment (CID)
Unit 23119
APO AE 09227
Civilian Address:
Bldg 3244 Kleber Kaserne, Kaiserslautern
E-mail: usarmy.rheinland-pfalz.3-mp-gp.list.kaiserslautern-cid@army.mil
Phone: +49 611-143-523-5004
DSN: 314-523-5004/5001

Stuttgart CID Office
515th MP Detachment (CID)
Unit 30401
APO AE 09107
E-mail: usarmy.stuttgart.3-mp-gp.list.stuttgart-cid@army.mil
COM: 011-49-711-680-2976/2974
DSN: 314-430-2976/2974

The 262nd Military Police Detachment (CID) is headquartered at Grafenwoehr, Germany. The Detachment provides felony criminal investigative support to U.S. Army Europe within the Grafenwoehr, Hohenfels and Ansbach Military Communities.

Mailing Address:
Grafenwoehr CID Office
262nd MP Detachment (CID)
Unit 28130
APO AE 09114
Civilian Address:
Amerikanische Kriminalpolizei
Gettysburg Ave 540
Im Lager, Tower Barracks
92655 Grafenwoehr
COM from U.S.: 011-49-9641-70-569-2202/2201
COM from Germany: 09641-70-569-2202/2201
DSN: 314-569-2202
E-mail: usarmy.grafenwoehr.3-mp-gp.list.grafenwoehr-cid@army.mil

Hohenfels CID Office
Unit 28216
APO AE 09173-0024
Civilian Address:
Amerikanische Kriminalpolizei
CID Office Hohenfels
Truppenübungsplatz Hohenfels
Gebäude 376
92366 Hohenfels
COM from U.S.: 011-49-9672-708-2654
German Investigator Liaison: 011-49-9641-70-522-3366
DSN: 314-522-2654/3445
E-mail: usarmy.hohenfels.3-mp-gp.list.hohenfels-cid@army.mil

Ansbach CID Office
Unit 28717
APO AE 09177
Civilian Address:
Amerikanische Kriminalpolizei
Gebaude 5917-D Wing
Katterbach Kaserne
91522 Ansbach
COM: 011-49-981-183-2489/3503/2491
DSN: 314-467-2489/3504
DSN Fax: 314-467-2489
Email: usarmy.ansbach.3-mp-gp.list.ansbach-cid@army.mil

Protective Services Unit in Germany
The Protective Services Unit (PSU), 5th MP Battalion (CID) mission commands the PSDs supporting the Supreme Allied Command Europe (SACEUR), U.S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM), and the Surveillance Detection Team (SDT) in order to provide protective services oversight for HRP designated principals headquartered in the 5th MP BN (CID) area of operations. On order, provide additional PSD support for OSD, JCS, and DA designated HRP's traveling OCONUS.

The PSU AFRICOM Detail is responsible for protecting the AFRICOM Commander and visiting dignitaries. The PSU SACEUR Detail is responsible for protecting the SACEUR Commander and visiting dignitaries.

Unit 23119
APO AE 09227
Email: usarmy.rheinland-pfalz.3-mp-gp.list.5mp-psu-hq@army.mil
Phone: 011-49-611-143-523-5040
DSN: 314-523-5040

Unit 29951
APO AE 09751-9951
Email: usarmy.stuttgart.3-mp-gp.list.psu-africom@army.mil
Phone: 011-49-611-143-591-0092
DSN: 324-591-0092

CMR 450 Box 7500
Unit 21420
APO AE 09705
Email: usarmy.shape.3-mp-gp.list.psu-saceur@army.mil
Phone: 011-32-6575-7106
DSN: 314-597-7106

Vicenza CID Office
515th Military Police Detachment (CID)
Unit 31401, Box 35
APO AE 09630
Bldg. 4B
Caserma Ederle
36100 Vicenza
E-mail: usarmy.vicenza.3-mp-gp.list.vicenza-cid
Phone: 011-39-044-471-8898
DSN: 314-634-8898

CENTCOM CID Office (Arifjan)
Camp Arifjan, Kuwait
APO AE 09366
COM: 011-965-480-0188/3043/0915
DSN: 318-480-0188/3043/0915
Email: usarmy.rheinland-pfalz.3-mp-gp.list.5mp-centcom-cid@army.mil

CENTCOM CID Office (Buehring)
Camp Buehring, Kuwait
APO AE 09330
COM: 011-965-480-2112/0532
DSN: 318-824-2112/0532
Email: usarmy.rheinland-pfalz.3-mp-gp.list.5mp-centcom-cid@army.mil

Eastern Europe CID Office
Poznan, Poland
Unit 93880
APO AE 09103
E-mail: usarmy.rheinland-pfalz.3-mp-gp.mesg.5mp-eastern-europe-cid@mail.mil
DSN: 314-538-8707

10th Military Police Battalion (CID)

10th MP Bn logoThe 10th Military Police Battalion (CID) provides criminal investigative support to military commanders in both war and peace time environments. The 10th MP Bn (CID) remains one of CID's busiest and most deployed units.

The Soldiers of the 10th MP Bn (CID) have served in Operations Just Cause & Promote Liberty, Panama; Desert Shield/Desert Storm, Saudi Arabia/Iraq; Multi-National Observers Mission, Sinai; Uphold Democracy, Haiti; Hurricane Andrew, Florida; Operation Noble Eagle, U.S.A.; Operation Enduring Freedom, Kuwait/Afghanistan; and twice in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Kuwait/Iraq.

The Battalion provides investigative oversight to the military communities and surroundings areas of Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Fort Stewart, Georgia; Fort Gordon, Georgia and Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia.


Subordinate 10th MP Bn (CID) Offices

Fort Stewart CID Office
954 William H. Wilson Avenue, Building 624
Fort Stewart, GA 31314-4914
Phone: 912-767-4566
DSN: 870

Hunter Army Airfield Resident Unit
108 Billy Mitchell Boulevard, BLDG#101
Hunter Army Airfield, GA 31409
Phone: 912-315-6333
DSN: 729

Fort Gordon CID Office
32nd Military Police Detachment (CID)
321 Brainard Avenue, Building 33412
Fort Gordon, GA 30905-5670
Phone: 706-791-4612
Duty agent: 706-949-4829
DSN: 780

Fort Bragg CID Office
87th MP Detachment (CID)
Building 8-1221 Randolph Street, Stop A
Fort Bragg, NC 28307-5000
Phone: 910-396-8777
DSN: 236

37th Military Police Detachment (CID)
Building 5483 Marion Avenue
Fort Jackson, SC 29207-6045
Phone: 803-751-1502
DSN: 734

502nd Military Police Battalion (CID)

5th MP Bn logoThe 502nd Military Police Battalion (CID) provides professional criminal investigative services to the United States Army within a 15 state geographical area of responsibility, ranging from northern Alabama and Mississippi, as well as portions of New York, to the Canadian border. On order, deploy individuals or detachments in support of contingency operations.


Subordinate 502nd MP Bn (CID) Offices

Redstone CID Office
502nd Military Police Battalion (CID)
Building 3623 Gray Road
Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898-7240
E-mail: usarmy.redstone.3-mp-gp.list.redstone-arsenal-cid-office@mail.mil
Phone: 256-876-2037
DSN: 746-2037

31st Military Police Detachment (CID)
2747 29th Street
Fort Campbell, KY 42223-5638
E-mail: usarmy.campbell.usacidc.list.camp-cid-31-det@mail.mil
Phone: 931-801-0316

280th Military Police Detachment (CID)
18 Brandenburg Station Road, Bldg 2004
Fort Knox, KY 40121
E-mail: usarmy.knox.usacidc.list.cid-32-det@mail.mil
Phone: 502-624-7447/7455
DSN: 464

Fort Leonard Wood CID Office
Building 650, 155 Virginia Street
Fort Leonard Wood, MO 65473
Phone: 573-596-0273
DSN: 581

Fort Drum Resident Agency (62nd Military Police Detachment (CID))
Building 10705
South Riva Ridge Loop
Fort Drum, NY 13602-5013
E-mail: usarmy.drum.imcom-atlantic.mbx.cid-resident-agency@mail.mil
Phone: 315-772-9459
DSN: 772

Fort McCoy CID Office
1681 West Eaton Road
Fort McCoy, WI 54656
E-mail: usarmy.mccoy.3-mp-gp.list.fort-mccoy-cid@armyeitaas.mail.onmicrosoft.us
Phone: 608-388-5296
DSN: 280-1182

Fort Benning CID Battalion

Benning logoThe Benning CID Battalion "Crime Fighters" provides 24/7 felony criminal investigative support to local commanders, service members, and civilians within its assigned operational area. On order, the Benning CID Battalion deploys individual agents and task organized Criminal Investigative Units to locations worldwide to provide both protective security and felony investigative support.

The Battalion has eight subordinate units located at Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Rucker, Alabama; Eglin Air Force Base, Florida; Lakeland, Florida; Miami, Florida; Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico; Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, and Fort Polk, Louisiana.

Among key supported Army units within the Battalion's area of responsibility are U.S. Central Command; U.S. Special Operations Command; U.S. Southern Command; U.S. Army South; Maneuver Center of Excellence; U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center; Joint Readiness Training Center, Joint Forces Training Center, U.S. Army Aviation Center; Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation; and 75th Ranger Regiment. The Benning CID Battalion supports commanders by conducting felony criminal investigations in support of victims, unit readiness and installation quality of life.


  • Benning CID Battalion, 6801 Kilgore Street Bldg 214, Fort Benning, GA 31905
  • 706-545-8917
  • DSN: 835-8917

Subordinate Fort Benning CID Battalion Offices

71st Military Police Detachment (CID)
Bldg 5430, Raider Ave
Fort Rucker, AL 36362
Phone: 334-255-3108
Fax: 334-255-9187
DSN: 558
Email: usarmy.rucker.usacidc.mbx.cid@mail.mil

Eglin CID Office
101 Chinquapin Drive, Bldg 2398
Eglin Air Force Base FL 32542
Phone: 850-882-3594/2953
DSN: 872

Lakeland CID Office
905 N Ingraham Ave
Lakeland, FL 33801
Phone: 863-688-2192
Fax: 863-683-4473

9301 NW 33rd Street
Doral, FL 33172
Phone: 305-437-0167

86th Military Police Detachment (CID)
Fort Benning CID Office
7235 Gillespie Street
Bldg 108
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Phone: 706-626-1888

Honduras CID Office
Benning CID Battalion, 3rd MP Group
Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras
BB: (from U.S.) 011-504-9450-3695
(local) 9450-3695
DSN: (312) 449-4275

90th Military Police Detachment (CID)
Building 3220 Georgia Avenue
Fort Polk, LA 71459
Phone: 337-531-2931
Fax: 337-531-7845

Puerto Rico CID Office
Building 202 Whitney Street
Fort Buchanan, PR 00934
Phone: 787-707-3845
Fax: 787-707-2318
DSN: 740

Washington CID Battalion

Wash Bn logoThe Washington CID Battalion conducts felony criminal investigations, criminal intelligence operations, and investigative support program integration in support of U.S. Army Commanders within a thirteen state operational area and the District of Columbia. On order deploys an MP Detachment (CID) or agents to support unified land operations.

The Battalion has ten subordinate units located at West Point, New York; Fort Hamilton, New York; Joint Base Dix-Maguire-Lakehurst, New Jersey; Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania; Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland; Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia; Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Fort Lee, Virginia and Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.

The Washington CID Battalion executes felony investigations, criminal intelligence, logistical security and forensics support throughout the 13 northeastern United States encompassing 22% of the U.S. population in support of Army interests. The battalion supports Army and Joint Force Commanders key organizations/institutions including HQs Department of the Army, Military District of Washington/Joint Forces HQs - National Capital Region, U.S. Military Academy, six of the seven Senior Service Colleges, TRADOC HQs, CASCOM, Walter Reed Medical Center and more than 12 Army Garrisons. The battalion's special agents also partner with local, state, federal and joint law enforcement agencies.


  • 105 Fenton Circle, Building 305, JBM-HH, VA 22211
  • For non-investigation CID related matters call:
  • 703-696-3149
  • DSN: 312-426-3149
  • For CID investigation related matters - click on the appropriate state tab below

Subordinate Washington CID Battalion Offices

68th Military Police Detachment (CID)
855 Chisholm Avenue Suite 5345
Fort Meade, MD 20755-5345
E-mail: usarmy.meade.3-mp-gp.list.meade@mail.mil
Phone: 301-677-1682
DSN: 622

Aberdeen Proving Ground CID Office
4505A Springfield Street
Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD 21005-5001
E-mail: usarmy.apg.usacidc.mbx.apg-cid-office@mail.mil
Phone: 410-278-5261/5262
DSN: 298

Fort Dix CID Office
Building 5165B, Maryland Avenue
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, NJ 08640
E-mail: usarmy.jbmdl.usacidc.mail.cid@mail.mil
Phone: 609-562-2076

Fort Hamilton CID Office
406 General Lee Avenue
Fort Hamilton, NY 11252-7500
E-mail: usarmy.hamilton.3-mp-gp.list.hamilton@mail.mil
Phone: 718-630-4441
DSN: 232

West Point CID Office
616 Swift Road
West Point, NY 10996-1584
Phone: 845-938-3513/4712
DSN: 688
E-mail: usarmy.westpoint.3-mp-gp.list.westpoint

Carlisle Barracks CID Office
303 Engineer Avenue
Carlisle, PA 17013
E-mail: usarmy.carlisle.3-mp-gp.list.cb@mail.mil
Phone: 717-245-3072
DSN: 242

12th Military Police Detachment (CID)
Fort Lee Resident Agency
3800 A Ave, Bldg. 11109
Fort Lee, VA 23801
E-mail: usarmy.lee.3-mp-gp.list.lee@army.mil
Phone: 804-734-1009
Fax: 804-734-1447
DSN: 687

Fort Eustis CID Office
12th MP Detachment (CID)
Building 1499 Washington Blvd
Fort Eustis, VA 23604-5534
E-mail: usarmy.jble.3-mp-gp.list.eustis@mail.mil
Phone: 757-878-4811
DSN: 826

75th Military Police Detachment (CID)
6104 3rd Street
Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
E-mail: usarmy.belvoir.3-mp-gp.list.belvoir@mail.mil
Phone: 703-806-0497
DSN: 656
Fax: 703- 806-3800

Fort Myer CID Office
105 Fenton Circle, Building 305
Fort Myer, VA 22211
E-mail: usarmy.jbmhh.3-mp-gp.list.myer@mail.mil
Phone: 703-696-1708/5917
DSN: 426