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.
Used For:EPW/CI Handling
Acronym For:Internment and Resettlement
Broader Terms:Military Police