Sexual Assault Investigations
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Sexual Assault Investigations
What is AF SXA policy?
Not allowed to join military with SXA conviction
What is DoDD 6495.01 and 6495.02?
01 = SAPR, policy and restricted reporting guidelines
02 = SAPR procedures, assigns roles, restricted and unrestricted
What is SAPR?
SXA Prevention and Response Program
What is OSI SXA policy?
From AFOSIMAN 122, vol 1
Detco coord with FSC
SAFE kit on V and S
Coord w FSC regarding evid. sent to lab
Coord w SJA regarding evid. sent to lab
OSI SXA policy - Detco must coord w FSC regarding what? (4)
2) types of evid. for SAFE kit
3) SAFE kit for both V and S unless FSC says no
4) types of evid sent to lab
What is an FSA?
Forensic Science Agent same as FSC
FSC/FSA must review what regarding SXA?
Lab request forms
OSI investigates all reports of: (3)
2) nonconsensual sodomy
3) attempts to commit
What is indecent assault?
2) bodily harm
3) coercive physical force
4) digital penetration
OSI investigates on case by case reports of:
Indecent assault and attempts
If a child is involved in SXA, who investigates?
Who normally investigates indecent assault?
Who is SARC?
SX Reponce Coord.
Who does SARC report to?
OSI responsibility regarding SARC? (3)
1) develop relationship
2) notify ASAP when SXA
3) document as Coord Activity
What is the unrestricted reporting process for SXA? (4)
1) existing reporting channels
2) notify SARC
3) SARC assigns VA
4) OSI investigates
V's get what when they use SXA restricted reporting?
Allows V of SXA time, control, and empowerment
V can report restricted SXA to who? (2)
Med and SARC
who is allowed access to restricted SXA reporting? (3)
med, counseling, VA
T/F V can decline SAFE kit?
restricted reporting applies to who?
active duty and dependents under 18
Can V use restricted reporting and tell family or friend?
SXA covered comm? (4)
btw V, SARC, VA, HCP
Covered comm can be released when?
in writing from V
if SXA report goes unresticted what happens to the covered comm?
no longer covered
What goes on AF 52 of SAFE kit restricted reporting? (3)
2) date received
3) name of who provided (HCP)
What is RRCN?
restricted reporting case number
how do you document SAFE kit restricted reporting?
1) open exception activity
: date, det, rrcn
: evid tab
2) Associate to A&P file
SXA restricted reporting document in I2MS?
: date, det, rrcn
-log evid in evid tab
associate to A&P file
if sxa goes from restricted to unrestricted what are the agent duties? (5)
1) break safe kit seal, inventory items
2) document condition change on 52
3) mark items
4) document change to exception activity
5) associate exception activity to new case
-don't delete anything in A&P file
what reg talks about marking evidence?
how long to keep evid in restricted SXA?
SARC contacts V at ___ year(s) to determine if V wants to unrestrict.
if independent report comes in about SXA, what does that mean to a restricted report?
OSI will investigate
Can an unintented disclosure of SXA trigger OSI investigation?
how do you form a memory? (3)
1) aware of it
2) pay attention
3) able to retrieve
What is dissociative amnesia?
unable to recall memories of traumatic events
difference btw blackout and passout?
complex behavior, etc
passout = unconscious
what are the three critical components to a V inverview?
Med exam of SXA V accomplishes what two high level basic things?
1) ID and tx of trauma
2) collect evid.
what is the objective of the SXA exam? (5)
1) tx of injury
2) protect STD
3) ptotect pregnancy
4) org psychological help
5) collect evid.
Best evid. collected during first __ hours for sxa exam?
Sperm heads can remain in cervix for __ days?
What are the genital injury types? TEARS
two ways to document genital injuries?
when to do a motile sperm exam?
w/i 24-36 hours of sxa
what is not included in SAFE kit that could be important evidence?
when should a subject medical exam be conducted?
w/i 72 hours
who must be present during a SUBJECT SXA exam?
what are we looking for at sxa crime scene? (3)
1) evid of sexual contact
2) evid of lack of consent
3) details to corroborate/refute allegation
what are the sxa pretext themes?
V - angry, STD?, apology, why?
Friend - concern, approval
what is the most common drug for SXA?
how long to detect GHB?
Blood = 4-6 hours
Urine = 24 hours
how long to detect Ketamine?
how long to detect Rohypnol?
Blood = 24 hours
Urine = 48 hours
how long to detect alcohol?
12-14 hour window
does a non-stranger rapist usually use a weapon?
what is the difference btw false allegation and recantation?
false = did not happen
recant = V withdraw complaint of SXA
why false SXA allegation? (5) Really SAD Girl
2) unwanted preg
3) fear of STD
4) refute promiscuity
retaliation for rejection
impulsive and lack social skills
why secondary gain?
get out of military
get husband back from deployment
What are the red flags?
Crazy Victim Stop Making The Details up
Circumstances don't match crime
Statements don't match known facts
Medical exam doesn't match facts
Trouble for something
Dispute with Subject
what is OSI SXA policy regarding safe kit on V and S?
done on both!
What is OSI policy regarding evid sent to lab?
must coord with FSC and SJA