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AFGSC Chief of Security Forces tours Whiteman, meets 509th SFS Airmen

U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, speaks to Airmen in formation.

U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, speaks to Airmen assigned to the 509th Security Forces Squadron at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Nov. 18, 2020. Gallagher talked about the things he learned and saw during his tour of the Squadron and thanked the Airmen for their hard work. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Parker J. McCauley)

Two Airmen salute  U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, outside the kennels.

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Kyle Tredway, 509th Security Forces Squadron kennel master, and U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Vanney, 509th Security Forces Squadron military working dog trainer, salute U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, after his kennel tour at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Nov. 18, 2020. Gallagher’s tour included visits to various areas on base such as the 509th SFS building, the kennels, and flight line to see the day-to-day operations of the squadron and the Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Parker J. McCauley)

A military working dog stands in the kennels behind a gate.

U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, tours the kennels and learns about the military working dogs at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Nov. 18, 2020. While touring the kennels he learned about each of the dogs and their handlers, their training program. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Parker J. McCauley)

U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, listens to U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Vanney, 509th Security Forces Squadron military working dog trainer, talk about the MWD program at the kennels.

U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, listens to U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Vanney, 509th Security Forces Squadron military working dog trainer, talk about the MWD program at the kennels at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Nov. 18, 2020. While touring the kennels and base, Gallagher talked to Airmen about improving their capabilities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Parker J. McCauley)

WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. -- U.S. Air Force Col. Chad Gallagher, Air Force Global Strike Command chief of Security Forces, speaks to Airmen assigned to the 509th Security Forces Squadron at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Nov. 18, 2020. Gallagher talked about the things he learned and saw during his tour of the Squadron and thanked the Airmen for their hard work. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Parker J. McCauley)