Physical Security

The objective of the Physical Security Program is to safeguard U.S. Government property, facilities and personnel against loss, theft, damage, espionage or any other activities which threaten life, property and continuation of military operations.

The Garrison Physical Security Section falls under the Directorate of Emergency Services. The Physical Security Section works to ensure critical assets on Fort Huachuca are protected and safeguarded according to Army regulation.

The Physical Security Section also oversees the Integrated Commercial Intrusion Detection System (ICIDS III). This is the DoD approved security alarm system for the installation. All alarm inquiries should be submitted to the Physical Security office.

For questions regarding installation Physical Security contact:
Physical Security Chief: (520) 533-3269
Physical Security Specialist: (520) 533-2447

Department of the Army (DA) Security Guards

To provide courteous and complete protection to the soldiers, families, and civilians through professionalism, dedication and unwavering vigilance. Responsible to exercise and apply establish rules, regulations, and legal authorities to access control and egress, and detect trespassing violations in order to protect life and property and prevent theft, sabotage, fire, terrorism and accidental or willful damage and destruction to Fort Huachuca.  For questions regarding DA Security Guards contact:
Physical Security Chief: (520) 533-3269
Chief Guard: (520) 533-8564

Fort Huachuca Installation Access

Buffalo Soldier Gate is primarily for personnel with a DOD ID card or a Fort Huachuca Installation Access Badge.

All commercial vehicles will be sent to the Van Deman Gate.


  • Open to Vehicles/Pedestrians/Bicycles Monday through Friday 5:00 a.m. to 11 p.m.


  • Open to vehicles 24/7


  • Open Vehicles/Bicycles 24/7

For questions regarding access to the installation contact:
Physical Security Chief: (520) 533-3269
Chief Guard: (520) 533-8564