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NIST Gaithersburg


The Office of Security (OSY) at NIST provides law enforcement services, policies, programs, and oversight in collaboration with:

  • the Office of the Associate Director for Management Resources (OADMR) and the Emergency Services Office (ESO);

  • Facility and program managers to reduce the threat risks to DOC personnel, information and facilities;

  • Department and bureau leadership to increase emergency preparedness for DOC operations.


Matthew Snyder
Director of Security at NIST                                                                                                                           
Eric Perez
OSY NIST Chief of Police

Malcolm Peeples
NIST Field Servicing Security Office (FSSO)
Branch Manager

Jose Sanchez
Training, Inspections, Plans, and Programs (TIPP) Manager

Contact Us

Security Office Hours
7:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday-Friday

U.S. Department of Commerce
Office of Security
100 Bureau Drive, Room A01
Gaithersburg, MD 20899


NIST Dispatch Center Gaithersburg
Ph:  301-975-2805