January 2009, the Deputy Secretary of Defense directed the transfer of Department
of Defense (DoD) enterprise wide IT systems associated with personnel
security clearances from the Defense Security Service (DSS) to the Defense
Manpower Data Center (DMDC). A Memorandum of Agreement between DSS and
DMDC was signed in February 2010, which sets forth the terms and conditions
of the transfer.
applications that transferred from DSS to DMDC include:
- The Joint Personnel Adjudication
- The Defense Central Index of
- the Secure Web Fingerprint
Transmission (SWFT); and,
- The Investigative Records Repository
(IRR) (also referred to as the “Improved” Investigative Records Repository
program management and operational responsibilities of these four transitioned
applications now fall under the Personnel Security/Assurance (PSA) Division,
which is a component of the Identity Management Directorate at DMDC.
information and alerts regarding these applications, please click on the
respective links (“JPAS”, “DCII”, and “SWFT”) next to “PSA Home” near the top
of this page.