Provide coordination and management of day-to-day operations for the USAG Stuttgart to include force protection, installation operations center, mass casualty and disaster coordination and response, Soldier readiness processing, integrated staff and community events.

Plans & Operations Protection Branch

  • Support the Army Protection Program by managing and executing the non-war fighting functional elements:


    Continuity of Operations Program

    Critical Infrastructure Risk Management of Protection

    Defense Critical Infrastructure Program

    Emergency Management

  • In addition, coordinate with other host nation and tenant unit protection managers to support the elements:

    Computer Network Security

    Operations Security

    Emergency Management

    Emergency Medical Services


    Fire and Emergency Services

    Force Health Protection

    High-Risk Personnel

    Law Enforcement

    Physical Security

Plans & Operations Security Office

  • The Security Office provides garrison military, civilian, contract employees and eligible community members the following unsurpassed services:

    Personnel Security

    Information Security

    Industrial Security

    Communications Security

    Fingerprinting services are provided Mondays and Tuesdays by appointment only. A valid military ID or dependent ID and permanent resident card are required for fingerprinting services.

    Contact the Security Office
    • Telephone: +49 (0) 07031-15-2008/2013
    • Defense Switched Network (DSN): (314) 431-2008/2013
    • Sign up for AtHOC online to receive emergency notification alerts. (*CAC access required)


Contact S-3/5/7

  • Commercial Telephone: +49(0) 07031-15-2040
  • Defense Switched Network (DSN): (314) 431-2040
  • Hours of operation: Mon.–Fri. 8a.m.–5 p.m., Closed U.S. federal holidays

Installation Operations Center

  • Provides 24-hour continuity of garrison operations for USAG Stuttgart and serves as installation consolated alarm monitoring station.

    Also responsible for:

    Casualty Assistance and Red Cross Notification

    Inclement Weather Operations

    Command Message Traffic Management that includes classified message handling

  • Hours of operation: 24 hours
  • Telephone: +49(0) 07031-15-3742/3743
  • Defense Switched Network (DSN): (314) 431-3742/3743

Community Briefings

  • Community Town Halls
  • Monthly Installation Staff Meeting