509th Security Forces Squadron

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509th Security Forces Squadron
509th Bomb Wing.png
Official emblem of the 509th Bomb Wing
Active November 3, 1947
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type Security
Role Force Protection
Size 400+
Part of Air Combat Command
Eighth Air Force
509th Bomb Wing
509th Mission Support Group
Garrison/HQ Whiteman Air Force Base
Motto The 509th Security Forces Squadron Sets the Standard
Engagements Vietnam War
Operation Allied Force
Operation Iraqi Freedom

The 509th Security Forces Squadron is a United States Air Force Security Forces squadron at Whiteman Air Force Base. The squadron contains nearly 500 security police total. The manning is vital to the protection of Whiteman AFB's B-2 Spirit aircraft.