Coast Guardsman sentenced to 24 months confinement for sexual assault

Coast Guardsman sentenced to 24 months confinement for sexual assault
MIAMI — A Coast Guardsman on trial for sexual assault was sentenced by a military judge to 24 months confinement, a dishonorable discharge and reduction in pay-grade to E-1 after pleading guilty at a general court-martial, Tuesday. Coast Guard Petty Officer Tyler A. Banks, 30, pled guilty to one specification of sexual assault in violation of the Uniformed Code of Military Justice Article 120 as...

Coast Guardsman convicted in court-martial in Seattle

Coast Guardsman convicted in court-martial in Seattle
SEATTLE — A Coast Guardsman convicted of failure to obey a lawful order, assault consummated by battery and adultery was sentenced by a military judge to 45 days confinement, a bad conduct discharge and reduction in pay-grade to E-3 after pleading guilty at a general court-martial, Wednesday. Coast Guard Petty Officer First Class Donald M. Lanham pled guilty to one specification of failure to obey...

Coast Guard Academy to finalize investigation into sexual assault charges

Coast Guard Academy to finalize investigation into sexual assault charges
NEW LONDON, Conn. — Rear Adm. Sandra Stosz, Superintendent, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, directed an Article 32 Investigation to determine the disposition of charges against a cadet who is accused of abusive sexual contact against another cadet at the Academy. As a part of this investigation, a hearing will take place on Wednesday, April 2 in Hamilton Hall at the Academy. The hearing is open to the...

Coast Guardsman convicted in court martial

Coast Guardsman convicted in court martial
SEATTLE — A Coast Guardsman convicted of making false official statements, conducting the indecent act of making visual material of another person without their consent, possession and attempted receipt of child pornography and wrongfully agreeing to engage in sexual conduct for a fee, was sentenced by a military judge to 48 months confinement, a Dishonorable Discharge, and reduction in pay grade...