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Army major convicted of producing child pornography
A U.S. Army major assigned to the U.S. Army Cyber Command at Fort Gordon has admitted to producing child pornography, the Department of Justice announced on Thursday
Ex-soldier booted for child molestation conviction asks Supreme Court to intervene
A former staff sergeant has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to consider whether the Army violated his constitutional rights by booting him from the service a decade after he served time for child molestation
Fort Hood soldiers arrested in child prostitution sting
Police said the men made agreements to pay for sexual acts through a variety of methods, including money, drugs and alcohol.
Fort Bragg paratrooper sentenced for child porn and desertion after 6 years AWOL overseas
Robert L. Barnett III's rank was reduced from specialist to private after a military judge found him guilty of the charges, officials said
A military court overturned a Marine colonel’s conviction for child sex abuse. The victim’s family is demanding Congress ensure it doesn’t happen again
Marine Col. Daniel Wilson was sentenced to 66 months behind bars in September 2017 after being convicted of sexually abusing a 6-year-old girl. But today he's out of the brig, thanks to a rare military appellate provision invoked to overturn his conviction
Marine recruit discharged and then immediately arrested on child molestation warrants, officials say
A Marine Corps recruit was discharged at Parris Island and then arrested by Beaufort County Sheriff's Office for warrants out of Georgia for child molestation, records show
Navy vet who survived USS Cole attack sentenced to federal prison for child sex trafficking conspiracy
A U.S. Navy veteran who survived the 2000 terror attack on the USS Cole in Yemen was sentenced Thursday to more than 10 years in federal prison for offering up a minor to a 71-year-old man for sex in 2017
‘A significant security risk’ — Army NCO in charge of communications at Mar-a-Lago caught lying to federal agents
"[C]learly he becomes a huge blackmail target."
Retired Navy officer indicted on multiple child pornography and enticement charges
A retired U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander most recently stationed at the Naval War College in Newport, was indicted by a federal grand jury in Providence Tuesday on charges he allegedly transported and enticed a minor to engage in illicit sexual conduct, and that he distributed, received, and possessed child pornography all while actively serving and following his retirement from active service with the U.S. Navy
Former soldier found guilty of sexually abusing a minor at Fort Polk
A former soldier was convicted on Tuesday of sexually abusing a minor while on base Fort Polk, Louisiana. Ronald W....
Army recruiter allegedly solicited girls as young as 10 for sex while calling himself ‘Colorado batman’
Arapahoe County sheriff's deputies have arrested a U.S. Army recruiter for investigation of soliciting girls as young as 10 years old for sex after he allegedly sent selfies calling himself "Colorado batman"
Air Force Chaplain Under Investigation For Blaming ‘Effeminate’ Gay Priests For Church Abuse Scandals
Editor’s Note: This article by Gina Harkins originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community. The Air Force is...
A Gunnery Sergeant Blames The Iraq War For Why He Beat His Daughter
In 2016, Gunnery Sgt. Scott D. Faulkner was a highly decorated Marine combat engineer poised for higher rank. Less than...
Convicting A Colonel: Even At Trial, Accommodations Made For Rank
Editor’s Note: This article by Hope Hodge Seck originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and...
A Disturbing Portion Of Marine Corps’ Courts-Martial In 2017 Are For Child Sexual Abuse
A significant portion of court-martial proceedings for Marine Corps personnel since the start of 2017 have included charges involving the...
One Major Reason Why Child Abuse In Military Families Goes Unreported
Advocates for children celebrated last year when President Barack Obama signed a law meant to keep military officials from concealing...
Child Abuse: Another Consequence Of 15 Years Of War
In September 2011, Army Sgt. 1st Class Crispen Hanson’s commander at Fort Bliss ordered him into a military treatment program...