Panetta Attends 10th Anniversary of Pentagon Force Protection Agency

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta walks past an honor cordon before the Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. The agency was established on May 3, 2002, in response to the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks and the October 2001 anthrax attacks. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta signs commemorative posters before the Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, second from right, receives a tour of the James M. Felts Roll Call Room before the Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. Steven E. Calvery, far left, the agency's director, and Michael L. Rhodes, director of administration and management, participate in the tour. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, right, receives a tour of the James M. Felts Roll Call Room by Steven E. Calvery, director of the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, before the agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, left, poses with Steven E. Calvery, director of the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, in the James M. Felts Roll Call Room before the agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012.  DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta places his hand over his heart as he listens to the national anthem during the Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at the Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Members of the Pentagon Force Protection Agency and other guests look on as Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Michael L. Rhodes, director of administration and management, delivers opening remarks at Pentagon Force Protection Agency's 10th anniversary celebration at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta receives the Bravo Award from Jonathan H. Cofer, deputy director of the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, during the agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta receives the Bravo Award from Jonathan H. Cofer, deputy director of the Pentagon Force Protection Agency during the agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD photo By Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary of  Leon E. Panetta pauses to greet a police dog after receiving the Bravo Award from Jonathan H. Cofer, deputy director of the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, during the agency's 10th anniversary event at the Pentagon, May 2, 2012. DOD Photo By Glenn Fawcett