The USAG Ansbach Security office provides security, information security, fingerprinting and foreign travel reporting support as well as timely travel warnings to U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach personnel and tenant organizations.
Personnel security support includes initiating security clearance/background investigations and reinvestigations for garrison personnel.
Provide guidance on marking, wrapping, storing, transporting, transmitting and destroying classified information to garrison personnel and tenant organizations.
Ensure appropriate measures and procedures are implemented to gain access to, handle or generate classified information during the performance of a classified contract or program.
Fingerprinting services are provided by appointment in support of civilian and military background investigations (security clearance and suitability). A valid military ID, dependent ID card, U.S. passport or driver's license are required for fingerprinting services.
VISITOR ACCESS REQUEST
For those sponsoring individuals coming to USAG Ansbach to visit / access cleared spaces, share as a solid reference tool the "VAR-Postcard-Handout".
For Ansbach Garrision personnel visiting cleared spaces at other sites / locations, use the linked: "JPAS_Visit_Notification_Request". This template is designed to ensure the necessary clearances are properly transferred prior to arriving.
FOREIGN TRAVEL REPORTING
In accordance with AR 380-67, PERSONNEL SECURITY PROGRAM, all personnel possessing a Department of Defense security clearance must report foreign travel to the security office prior to travel being performed.
Upon completion of travel, personnel will report foreign contact when there is suspicion of attempts to attain information.
BEFORE YOU DEPART
Complete the FOREIGN TRAVEL REPORT, and send to supervisor. Supervisor will digitally sign and click EMAIL button to send the report.
For those traveling to Bulgaria (NSTA) / Romania (MK) on official travel in orders, to obtain proper country and theater travel clearance by local American embassy and responsible theater command, review the "Pre-Travel Requirements" featured in the PaperClip portion of the Foreign Travel Report (FTR) linked above.
WHEN YOU RETURN
Complete, then email the debrief (Part 2) of the report to the Security Office.
INFORMATION SECURITY PROGRAM TRAINING (CAC required)
This initial orientation training program satisfies requirements for the Information Security Program Training which will require recertification annually. Search for "information security program training" under "Search for Training."