DIA releases RFP for counterespionage support
On April 13, the Virginia Contracting Activity, on behalf of the Defense Intelligence Agency, released the Counterespionage Division Support Services RFP (Solicitation Number: HHM402-17-R-0011). Proposals are due May 15 by 12:00pm ET.
The Virginia Contracting Activity intends to acquire a full range of security and defensive Counterintelligence (CI) support required to meet the mission of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Directorate of Operations (DO), Office of Counterintelligence (OCI), Counterespionage Division (CED) located in the Russell Knox Building (RKB), Quantico, VA. The solicitation number is HHM402-17-R-0011.
DIA is first in all-source intelligence to prevent strategic surprise and deliver a decision advantage to warfighters, defense planners, and policy makers. A multitude of sophisticated Foreign Intelligence Entities (FIE) pose a significant collection threat to DIA, which sets the basis for this contract. CED, within the OCI conducts CI investigative and internal CI activities to protect DIA personnel, formation, and missions from FIE and insider threats. CED identifies and creates opportunities to neutralize and exploit FIE efforts directed against DIA. CED is focused on three core CI mission areas: 1) CI Investigative Activities; 2) CI Protective Activities, and 3) Integration and Lead Development Activities.
The overall objective involves conducting timely CI investigative and DIA internal CI activities to accurately identify threats posed to DIA personnel, information, and missions from FIE and insider threats and identify and create opportunities to neutralize and exploit FIE efforts.
It is intended that this procurement will be processed in accordance with FAR Part 12 Commercial Items and is a 100% small business set-aside. This is competed via the Fedbizopps portal.
Full information is available here.