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Pentagon Sexual Assault

Reports Of Sexual Assault In The Military Increase

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 12.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of sexual assaults reported by military service members increased 8 percent in 2014, but details set for release Thursd...

Hundreds Of Soldiers Dismissed From Sensitive Positions After Sexual Assault Review

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

The Army has dismissed 588 soldiers from positions including recruiters and sexual assault counselors after they were found to have previously committ...

Military Sexual Assault Reports Jump By 50 Percent

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 12.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of reported sexual assaults across the military shot up by more than 50 percent this year, an increase that defense off...

Molly O'Toole

Pentagon Officials On Sexual Assault: 'We Are Facing A Societal Problem' | Molly O'Toole | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics

As Congress debates the latest National Defense Authorization Act amid rancor over how to best combat the military sexual assault crisis, the Pentagon...

Elise Foley

Lindsey Graham: Military Servicewomen 'Putting Up With Too Much Crap' | Elise Foley | Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) criticized the military on Sunday for its prevention of and response to sexual assaults in the armed forces...

Congress Calls For Pentagon To Assess Sexual Assault

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A new report required by Congress recommends that the Defense Department assess how well commanding officers handle sexual assault ...