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Serving in Silence: Sex Assault Retaliation Complaints Investigated

Serving in Silence: Sex Assault Retaliation Complaints Investigated

The DOD Inspector General creates a new “sex assault reprisal unit” and substantiate a complaint made by a woman who first came to the News4 I-Team with her story of rape and retaliation. Read More

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Monday, Jun 29, 2015
Serving in Silence: How the National Guard Punishes Sex Assaults

Serving in Silence: How the National Guard Punishes Sex Assaults

It's information the military didn't want you, or even Congress, to have. But for the first time, the News4 I-Team reveals what is really happening to those accused of raping or sexually assaulting their fellow service members. Read More

Monday, Jun 29, 2015
One Dishonorable Discharge for Sex Assault in Guards

One Dishonorable Discharge for Sex Assault in Guards

What happens to those accused of rape or sexual assault in the National Guard varies dramatically depending on what state you work in. Read More

Monday, May 18, 2015
62% of Military Sex Assault Reports Result in Retaliation

62% of Military Sex Assault Reports Result in Retaliation

A new report from Human Rights Watch states military personnel who report sex assault are 12 times more likely to face retaliation than see their attacker convicted. Read More

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015
2-Star Gen. Wants to Change How Guard Handles Sex Assaults

2-Star Gen. Wants to Change How Guard Handles Sex Assaults

One of the most powerful women in the military shares a secret she’s carried for years, hoping to change how the National Guard deals with sexual assault within its ranks. Read More

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2015
New W.Va. Legislation in Response to I-Team Report

New W.Va. Legislation in Response to I-Team Report

A West Virginia delegate introduced WV House Concurrent Resolution 155 to combat retaliation when rape survivors report their assaults to the military. Read More

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015
Serving in Silence: Women Felt "Unsafe at Work"

Serving in Silence: Women Felt "Unsafe at Work"

The adjutant general responds to a barrage of complaints of sexual assault and sexual harassment inside a local National Guard unit. Read More

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015
Serving In Silence: Rape in the National Guard

Serving In Silence: Rape in the National Guard

Veteran combat soldiers say they were raped and sexually harassed while on duty. Their accused perpetrator walked free while they say they’ve lost their careers by coming forward because they serve in the National Guard. Read More

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