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The increase in sexual assault reports came in a year that saw a massive online nude-photo sharing scandal rock the services, triggering greater awareness of sexual harassment and other similar complaints. Greater reporting, they argue, shows there is more confidence in the reporting system and greater comfort with the support for victims. By: Lolita C. Sign up for the Early Bird Brief Get the military's most comprehensive news and information every morning.
For more newsletters click here. Fear of missing out? Thanks for signing up. Overall, one out of every 16 military women reported being groped, raped or otherwise sexually assaulted within the last year. Shanahan, the acting secretary of defense, said in a message to senior military leaders this week. We cannot shrink from facing the challenge head on. The secretary proposed a list of actions , including better tracking and training, and a new program to identify repeat offenders even if their victims do not want to come forward.
The figures come from a survey of about , active-duty troops, which the department has conducted every two years since The latest results are not the worst — assault rates were higher in both the and surveys. But the Pentagon has poured hundreds of millions of dollars into prevention efforts, education programs and resources for victims in recent years. Still, the report noted that the latest data suggests current strategies are not enough.
Speier said. Opponents, including many in Congress, argue that military commanders are in the best position to understand individual cases, and that bringing in an outside prosecutor could tie their hands. It was also in line with high rates reported at civilian colleges and universities.
The military-wide survey data released this week indicates that alcohol use remains a stubborn contributing factor, and was involved in 62 percent of assaults on women. Assaults increased across all branches, but the Marine Corps, which has proportionally more young, low-ranking troops and far fewer women than the other services, reported by far the highest rates. One in 10 surveyed women in the Marines reported being assaulted, twice the rate of either the Army or the Air Force.
The survey found that the rate of assaults on men in the military was much lower than on women.