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USAMPS leadership changes hands

By 2nd Lt. Ubon Mendie
Special to GUIDON

The Military Police Corps Regiment’s  storied history began a new chapter during a change-of-commandancy ceremony held in Nutter Field House Friday.

Brig. Gen. Donna Martin received the regimental colors from Maj. Gen. Kent Savre, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, signifying her taking over as the new Military Police Corps Regiment chief and U.S. Army Military Police School commandant from Brig. Gen. Kevin Vereen.

“The United States Army Military Police Corps is a big deal — critical to our Army — critical to our national security — and the standard bearer for professional policing around the world,” Savre said during the ceremony. “So, the responsibility of leading the MP Corps and our school here at Fort Leonard Wood must only be entrusted to the most committed and competent senior leaders. For…     Read More...