Coast Guardsman found guilty, sentenced for sexually related misconduct

Coast Guardsman found guilty, sentenced for sexually related misconduct
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guardsman was convicted Thursday and sentenced Friday during a general court-martial at the Coast Guard Legal Service Command Norfolk, Va. Petty Officer 1st Class Robert Crum, 28, was sentenced to a Letter of Reprimand, a $1,500 fine, reduction to pay grade E-4, restriction to Base Boston for 60 days and hard labor without confinement for 60 days. Charged under the Uniform...

Coast Guardsman to face court-martial for sexual assault

Coast Guardsman to face court-martial for sexual assault
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard Petty Officer charged with aggravated sexual assault, cruelty and maltreatment, and making a false official statement will face a court-martial expected to begin on Jan. 14, in Norfolk, Va. The decision by Vice Adm. Parker, Atlantic Area Commander, is based on the recommendation of an Article 32 hearing completed Aug. 9, 2013, that reasonable grounds exist to try...