Latest "Sexual Harassment" stories
Those who’ve experienced sexual harassment may now receive crisis intervention, safety assessments, counseling resources and victim advocacy support.
Staff Sgt. Duncan Quade Weathers, 27, was arrested for allegedly using his position of authority over an underage prospective recruit to have sex with her.
Not only is unwanted sexual contact rising, but fewer people are opting to report it and fewer perpetrators are being legally punished.
Collateral misconduct by the victim is one of the most significant barriers to reporting a sexual assault, said Andrea Goldstein, the Navy Department’s assistant director for force resiliency.
His behavior was "particularly egregious" given his position as the Armed Forces Retirement Home's COO, investigators said.
By Karen Jowers