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Security Center-Overview

Security Seal

The Security Center provides Departmental leadership on all matters of information, personnel, and physical security. Charged with overall management, the Director of the Security Center is responsible for the Department of Labor's security program and for the physical protection and safeguarding of DOL Headquarters, Regional and Field offices, and DOL owned facilities. The Center ensures implementation of security policy and plans, continuity of resources, and the protection of agency employees, assets, personal property, and sensitive/classified information.

Functions:
  • Oversees and directs day-to-day activities of contract security staff in the Frances Perkins Building (FPB)
  • Provides written physical security and policy guidelines
  • Provides nationwide assistance and training
  • Serves as the liaison with other Federal Departments and law enforcement agencies on national and local levels
  • Coordinates National Headquarters (FPB) Emergency Evacuation Procedures
  • Serves as the Department's representative on the GSA Security Inter-Agency Committee
  • Coordinates courtroom security for Administrative Law Judges nationwide
  • Coordinate implementation of "DOL Homeland Security Advisory System/Protective Measures"