07 May '13, 5pm

#Pentagon report: #military sexual assaults occurring at rate of more than 70 per day.

#Pentagon report: #military sexual assaults occurring at rate of more than 70 per day.

Related Air Force sex assault prevention chief charged in sex assault Stories related to the Lt. Col. James Wilkerson case Sexual assault survivors criticize military culture, justice system New sex assault directive calls for review of basic training procedures Incoming Air Force chief says eliminating sexual assault a priority One day after the Air Force’s chief of sexual assault prevention and response branch was himself arrested on a charge of sexual battery, the Pentagon released a new report that sexual assaults in the military are occurring at an alarming rate of more than 70 per day. The report comes on the heels of a string of high-profile cases of sexual assault in the Air Force that have led lawmakers and others to call for a change to the way the chain of command handles such cases. The number of estimated sexual assaults in the military rose sharply from 2011 ...

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