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"I'm sorry, I'm confused here. Are you a security chief or a social worker?"
―Nihil Tempest Runner Lourna Dee to Starlight Beacon Chief of Security Ghal Tarfpen[6]

Chief of Security, or Security Chief[2] was a title given to individuals responsible for the security and defense of locations that were of importance. Battlemaster Cin Drallig was the Chief of Security for the Jedi Temple on Coruscant.[4] By 3 BBY,[7] Captain Garazeb Orrelios served as Chief of Security for Phoenix Cell's Chopper Base on the planet Atollon.[8] In 18 BBY,[9] Gial Ackbar was the Chief of Security for King Lee-Char.[5]

The Mon Calamari Ghal Tarpfen served as Chief of Security of the space station Starlight Beacon during the High Republic era.[6]



Notes and references[]

  1. StarWars-DatabankII.png Major Bren Derlin in the Databank (backup link)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising
  3. Star Wars: Force Collection (Card: Lieutenant Suba (★))
  4. 4.0 4.1 Star Wars: Force Collection (Card: Cin Drallig (★★★★))
  5. 5.0 5.1 Darth Vader (2017) 13
  6. 6.0 6.1 The High Republic: Tempest Runner
  7. Dawn of Rebellion states that Phoenix Cell relocated to Chopper Base three years before the Battle of Yavin This means "The Mystery of Chopper Base," which depicts parts of the relocation, takes place in 3 BBY. It also states that Zeb's Hideout, seen in "The Mystery of Chopper Base," is the place where Garazeb Orrelios relaxes from his duties as Chief of Secuirty, meaning he was Chief of Security by 3 BBY.
  8. Rebels-mini-logo.png Star Wars Rebels – "Warhead"
  9. According to Ultimate Star Wars, New Edition, the occupation of Mon Cala took place a year into the Emperor's rule. Since Star Wars: Galactic Atlas dates the beginning of Imperial rule to 19 BBY, the occupation of Mon Cala took place in 18 BBY.
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