Physical Security

The Physical Security Branch provides tenant commanders, directorates, and other activities residing on Fort Wainwright with technical advice, assistance and support for matters regarding Physical Security and Force Protection. This section is an integral part of the Fort Wainwright Military Community's Force Protection Plans and construction projects. They are the subject matter experts on IDS, access control, security and technology issues and other physical security/force protection matters.

Located in building 4056 basement.
Office Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

Access Control

Access Control and Gate Information
There is a 100% ID check at all gates at all times. Anyone aged 16 years and above must present a valid state or federally issued picture identification.

There are four entrances to Fort Wainwright.

  • Gate #1 (Main Gate/Gaffney Road) is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
  • Gate #2 (Trainor Gate/Trainor Road) is open from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., 7 days a week..
  • Gate #3 (Richardson Gate/Richardson Highway) is closed to all but special traffic requests.
  • Gate #4 (Badger gate/Badger Road) is open from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., 7 days a week.

Gates may be opened or closed depending upon weather, traffic, increase in the FPCON level and/or at the discretion of the garrison commander.

Real ID Information

Current Fort Wainwright installation access update for REAL ID Act requirements

Weapon Registration

Weapon Registration
Anyone planning on storing Privately Owned Weapons (POW) ON THE INSTALLATION must register in person at the Fort Wainwright Visitor Center located at the Main Gate. All service members E6 and below must have the weapons registration form signed by the Company Commander
Fill out all Three Forms Below and bring with you to Visitor Center.

The U.S. Army Alaska Form 877E can be picked up at the Provost Marshal's Office (MP Station).


Non-Emergency Dispatch: (907)353-7535
Chief: (907) 361-2346
Supervisor: (907) 361-7537
NCOIC: (907) 361-1814
Inspector: (907) 361-9011
Inspector: (907) 361-7560
Inspector: (907) 361-1018
Evergreen: (907) 361-6005