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May 2, 2019

Report Points to Need for New Programs to Counter Sexual Assault

Sexual assault runs counter to every fiber of the U.S. military and DOD officials are “disheartened and frustrated” with the data in the annual report on sexual assault in the military that showed the incidents rose.

June 13, 2018

DoD Recognizes Exceptional Sexual Assault Response Coordinators

Sexual assault response coordinators are a source of enduring strength for service members who go through recovery from assault or harassment, the director of the DoD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office said during a ceremony to recognize six response coordinators for exceptional service.

April 13, 2016

SAPRO Director: Everyone Has a Part in Preventing Sexual Assault

Everyone in the Defense Department, from the most-junior to most-senior member, has a role in eliminating sexual assault, said Army Maj. Gen. Camille M. Nichols, the director of DoD's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office.

April 6, 2016

Face of Defense: Guardsman Finds New Calling Through Advocacy

For Army Sgt. 1st Class John Thompson, a UH-60 helicopter standardization instructor, serving as a sexual assault victim advocate with the Minnesota National Guard has changed his perspective and career aspirations.

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