Sexual Assault Reports: Week of Feb. 17

WASHINGTON (NNS) — This week’s overview of alleged sexual assaults is compiled based on 15 initial reports across the Navy from Feb. 17 – 23.

This time frame reflects only the receipt of the initial reports; two of these reported incidents also occurred during this period.

Every one of these reports will be fully investigated. Looking at this snapshot in time, we see the following:

Nine reports come from events that occurred on-base and six from events that occurred off-base.

Fourteen of the alleged offenders were male, one was female, and one was unknown. The vast majority were known to their alleged victims. Two were officers, nine were petty officers, two were E-3 or below, two were civilians, and one was unknown.

Eleven of the reported incidents are alleged to be service member on service member.

Among the alleged victims, one was an officer, six were petty officers, five were E-3 or below, two were civilians, and one was unknown. Of these reported, 11 were female and four were male.

To contact a Sexual Assault Response Coordinator at the Department of Defense Safe Help Line, call (877) 995-5247.

To learn more about Navy’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response program, visit www.sapr.navy.mil.

Article source: http://www.navy.mil/search/display.asp?story_id=79398

Short URL: http://militaryfeed.com/?p=42501

Posted by on Feb 28 2014. Filed under Navy. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Recently Commented