Category Archives: sexual

Sexual assault survivors are twice as likely to leave the military voluntarily, report finds

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The two years after a sexual assault are a make-or-break time for military careers, according to a Rand Corp. study published Monday, as survivors are twice as likely to leave service during the first 28 months after an attack. This is particularly true for men, the study found, as they are especially likely to seek […]

Sexual assault survivors are twice as likely to leave the military voluntarily, report finds

sexual-assault-survivors-are-twice-as-likely-to-leave-the-military-voluntarily,-report-finds

The two years after a sexual assault are a make-or-break time for military careers, according to a Rand Corp. study published Monday, as survivors are twice as likely to leave service during the first 28 months after an attack. This is particularly true for men, the study found, as they are especially likely to seek […]

Sexual assault survivors are twice as likely to leave the military voluntarily, report finds

sexual-assault-survivors-are-twice-as-likely-to-leave-the-military-voluntarily,-report-finds

The two years after a sexual assault are a make-or-break time for military careers, according to a Rand Corp. study published Monday, as survivors are twice as likely to leave service during the first 28 months after an attack. This is particularly true for men, the study found, as they are especially likely to seek […]

Sexual assault and harassment prevention program ‘hasn’t achieved its mandate,’ says Army secretary

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An independent review of Fort Hood’s command climate is complete and its findings are slated to be released Dec. 8, but Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy said an initial look at the report reveals shortcomings that must be addressed. The report was compiled by a team of personnel from outside the Department of the Army who […]

Army sexual assault prosecutor acquitted of rape and battery

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The case of two Army judge advocates and the alleged assaults that erupted from their previously consensual sexual relationship came to a close on Friday. Former Fort Sill, Oklahoma, special victims prosecutor Capt. Scott Hockenberry was acquitted on all six charges at court-martial. Hockenberry faced life in prison for the three rape counts, as well […]

A culture that fosters sexual assaults and sexual harassment persists despite prevention efforts, a new Pentagon study shows

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Any service member can repeat back what they’ve learned about preventing sexual assault in required training, but a study released by the Defense Department on Thursday shows that the military still has a long way to go when it comes to stamping out not only assaults, but the toxic and harassing command cultures that set […]

A culture that fosters sexual assaults and sexual harassment persists despite prevention efforts, a new Pentagon study shows

a-culture-that-fosters-sexual-assaults-and-sexual-harassment-persists-despite-prevention-efforts,-a-new-pentagon-study-shows

Any service member can repeat back what they’ve learned about preventing sexual assault in required training, but a study released by the Defense Department on Thursday shows that the military still has a long way to go when it comes to stamping out not only assaults, but the toxic and harassing command cultures that set […]

A culture that fosters sexual assaults and sexual harassment persists despite prevention efforts, a new Pentagon study shows

a-culture-that-fosters-sexual-assaults-and-sexual-harassment-persists-despite-prevention-efforts,-a-new-pentagon-study-shows

Any service member can repeat back what they’ve learned about preventing sexual assault in required training, but a study released by the Defense Department on Thursday shows that the military still has a long way to go when it comes to stamping out not only assaults, but the toxic and harassing command cultures that set […]