Provide trained and certified Soldiers, Patrol Explosive and Patrol Drug Detection Military Working Dog teams in direct Support of the United States Secret Service and in support of the TRADOC Headquarters, and the Installation Law Enforcement Operations on Fort Gregg-Adams, Virginia. Provide support for Force Protection Operations to assist in Drug and Explosive sweeps for various organizations within the installation and random vehicle searches at the Installation Access Points. In addition, provide Military Working Dog Demonstrations on and off the installation. On Order, deploy Military Working Dog teams in support of worldwide contingency operations.
Mission Essential Task List
- Provide Patrol Explosive Detection Dog Support
- Provide Patrol Drug Detection Dog Support
To establish highly motivated, creative, and cohesive teams who aggressively assist the community through education and enforcement while ensuring a proper quality of life for organizational members.
217th / 544th MP(MWD) Commander
CPT Daniel Nagle
544th MP(MWD) Detachment Sergeant
SFC William Morton
- Constituted 1 October 2014 in the Army of the United States as the 544th Military Police Detachment Military Working Dog (MWD) at Fort Lee, Virginia
Campaign Participation Credit - Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Inherent Resolve, and Operation Freedom's Sentinel (Afghanistan/Iraq)
MP Desk/ Communications