April Military Justice File released
By , 460th Space Wing Legal Office
/ Published May 19, 2010
BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --
If you do the crime, you do the time! This is true in the U.S. Air Force. The following is a summary of punitive actions Buckley Airmen received in April.
An airman 1st class was convicted of being absent without official leave, failure to go and underage drinking in a court-martial; the story can be found at http://www.buckley.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123205470
An airman received an Article 15 for failure to go and failure to obey an order; the Airman received a reduction in grade to E-1, forfeiture of $723 per month for two months, restriction to Buckley, 30 days extra duty and a reprimand.
A captain received an Article 15 for fraternization and making a false official statement; the commissioned Airman received forfeiture of $2,441 per month for two months and a reprimand.
An airman 1st class who had previously received a suspended reduction in grade to E-2 instead received mitigated punishment of suspended forfeiture of $723 per month for two months.
A senior airman who had previously received a suspended reduction in grade to E-3 instead received mitigated punishment of suspended forfeiture of $86 per month for two months.
An airman 1st class received an honorable discharge for failure to progress in on-the-job training.
An airman received a general discharge for misconduct after a series of minor disciplinary infractions.