Sources: U.S. Army To Put Civilian In Charge Of Criminal InvestigationsResponding to criticism that the unit is understaffed, overwhelmed and filled with inexperienced investigators, the U.S. Army plans to put a civilian in charge of the command that conducts criminal investigations.
Army Disciplines 21 At Fort Hood Following Investigation Into Soldier Vanessa Guillen's DeathIn a new revelation, an Army report blamed the military for allowing Guillen's killer to escape from custody and ultimately kill himself.
Senators Introduce Bill To Change How Military Sexual Assault Cases Are ProsecutedThe bill would make significant changes to how sexual assault cases are handled, moving the decision-making power on whether to bring felony-level charges from the chain of command.
Congress Frustrated With Army Over Response To Crime At Fort HoodLawmakers expressed frustration Tuesday with how slowly improvements are being made to criminal investigations at Fort Hood, Texas, where rates of violent crime and sexual assaults are particularly high.
Congress To Look Into 'Glaring Deficiencies' Of Army Criminal Investigations Of Fort Hood ViolenceOn December 9 members of Congress pledged to deepen their investigations into sexual assault, harassment and other problems at the Fort Hood Army base in Killeen.
Fort Hood Had Command Climate 'Permissive of Sexual Harassment And Assault' Says U.S. Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy"The findings of the committee identified major flaws with sexual harassment and assault response preventions programs from implementation, reporting and adjudication.
Army To Fire Or Suspend 'Significant Number' Of Fort Hood Officers, Soldiers Over Violence At BaseSources say Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy will take administrative action that will remove soldiers from their jobs, and likely trigger investigations that could lead to a wide range of punishments.
20-Year-Old Fort Hood Soldier Cory Grafton Arrested For 2019 Murder Of Chelsea CheathamAnother Fort Hood soldier is being accused of murder. Spc. Cory Grafton was recently arrested in connection with the killing of a 32-year-old woman.
Family Of Fort Hood Soldier Vanessa Guillen On New "Red Table Talk", Say They 'Still Don't Know The Truth'The family of murdered Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen says they still don't know the truth about the Fort Hood soldier's death and Wednesday morning they want you to hear their story.
After More Allegations Of Misconduct At Fort Hood, Top General Wants To Follow Up With Accusing NCOsSeveral non-commissioned officers expressed fear for their safety in a published article this week, now Fort Hood's top commanding general has turned to social media to get some answers.
Army Declares Fort Hood Soldier Vanessa Guillen Died In 'Line Of Duty'The U.S. Army declared Tuesday that Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen, whose disappearance and death grabbed national attention, died "in the line of duty," which allows her family to receive compensation.