Story Number: NNS140623-09Release Date: 6/23/2014 8:54:00 AM
From the Office of the Chief of Information
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- This week's overview of alleged sexual assaults is compiled based on eight initial reports across the Navy from June 9 - 15. This timeframe reflects only the receipt of the initial reports; two of the reported incidents occurred during this period, five occurred outside of the report period and one unknown. Each report will be fully investigated. Looking at this snapshot in time, we see the following:
Three reports are from events that occurred on-base, and five from events that occurred off-base.
Eight of the alleged offenders were male.
Among the eight alleged offenders, one was a warrant officer, one was a chief petty officer, four were a petty officers, one was an E3 or below, and one was a civilian.
Six of the reported incidents are alleged to be service member on service member, one non-service member on service member, and one unknown.
Among the alleged victims, five are petty officers and three are E3 and below. Of these reported, the alleged victims all eight are females.
To contact a Sexual Assault Response Coordinator at the Department of Defense Safe Help Line, call (877) 995-5247.
To learn more about Navy's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response program, visit www.sapr.navy.mil.