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Definition/Scope: The military police corp is DOD's executive agent for longterm confinement of US military prisoners and executive agent for all EPW/CI operations. The MP are tasked with coordinating shelter, protection, accountability, and sustainment for EPWs/Cis. The I/R function addresses MP roles when dealing with EPWs/Cis, dislocated civilians, and US military prisoners.


dislocated-civilian control

Used For:

EPW/CI Handling
Internment and Resettlement
Populace and Resource Control

Acronym For:

Internment and Resettlement

Broader Terms:

Military Police
MP functions

Related Terms:

Maneuver and Mobility Support
Police Intelligence Operations
security police
shore patrol

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