The Security Forces mission for the Air Force Reserve Command is to provide force protection, law enforcement, physical security and administration support for AFRC installations and logistical and technical training support to AFRC associate units.
Major responsibilities are to provide AFRC with assets in the form of personnel and equipment for Air Base Ground Defense when called upon to active duty in support of national security objectives. 315 SFS also provides marksmanship weapons training to over two thousand AFRC personnel. An additional mission given to the 315 SFS is the AMC Phoenix Raven Program. Specially trained SF personnel are tasked with providing security to Air Mobility Command aircraft while deployed to various parts of the world.