Judge Advocate 


MISSION: The 2 BW IG mission is to sustain a credible Air Force IG system by ensuring a responsive Complaints Resolution Process, validating and verifying commander self-assessments are accurate and timely, and independently assessing effectiveness of subordinate units and programs.

VISION: To Strengthen and Improve the Force

1) Credible complaints resolution
2) Validate and verify unit self-assessment
3) Improve efficiency and effectiveness


 Manage and execute the Air Force Complaints Resolution and FWA Programs at the installation level. Operates under the “One Installation – One IG” principle (excluding AF Reserve).

 Conduct an inspection plan reviewing 23 units every three years and a minimum of 9 by-law inspections annually
Conduct GSU inspections as requested
 Host all external inspections to the installation

 Execute a minimum of 12 annual exercises to increase readiness and train Airmen under a wide variety of installation and mission specific stressful situations
(Current as of November 2023)


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