Category Archives: lieutenant

Army lieutenant sues police for pepper spraying, threatening him during stop


WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A second lieutenant in the U.S. Army is suing two Virginia police officers over a traffic stop last December during which the officers drew their guns, pointed them at him and used a slang term to suggest he was facing execution before pepper-spraying him and knocking him to the ground. Body camera […]

Navy unveils lieutenant commander staff corps selection list for reservists


The Navy has unveiled its promotion selections for lieutenant commander staff corps officers who are on the reserve active-status list, according to an ALNAV released Dec. 2. The Navy previously said that the results of several selection boards for FY21 had been postponed due to complications stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. Among those were the […]

In first lieutenant colonel board without below-the-zone candidates, promotion rates up for other officers


The Air Force’s first promotion board for lieutenant colonel since eliminating early, or below-the-zone, promotions resulted in significantly higher selection rates for the other categories. In a Monday release, the Air Force Personnel Center said that 1,045 Line of the Air Force majors who were in-the-zone, meaning they fell in the normal period in their […]