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17TH TRW SAPR PROGRAM

The 17th Training Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response program offers support services for victims of sexual assault:
· One-on-one direct interpersonal support
· Informed decisions regarding restricted and unrestricted reporting
· Crisis intervention, referral and ongoing support
    - Initial response
    - During investigative, legal and recovery processes (if unrestricted)
    - Available options and resources, on and off base, so victims can make informed decisions


WHAT IS SEXUAL ASSAULT?


Sexual Assault
is defined as intentional sexual conduct, characterized by use of force, physical threat or abuse of authority or when the victim does not or cannot consent.

Sexual assault includes rape, nonconsensual sodomy (oral or anal sex), indecent assault (unwanted, inappropriate sexual contact or fondling), or attempts to commit these acts.

Sexual assault can occur without regard to gender or spousal relationship or age of victim.

Consent shall not be deemed or construed to mean the failure by the victim to offer physical resistance. Consent is not given when a person uses force, threat of force, coercion or when the victim is asleep, incapacitated, or unconscious.

REPORTING SEXUAL ASSAULT

If you believe you have been assaulted:
-Go to a safe place
-Do NOT shower or clean up
-Preserve evidence such as clothing or towels
-Contact the Goodfellow AFB SARC 325-654-1570, to
get medical assistance and counseling
-Don't be afraid. The SARC will help you find the support
you need!

SPECIAL VICTIMS COUNCIL
 
-Represents victim and victim ONLY
-Provides confidential legal advice
-Advises victim on investigation & prosecution
-Attends legal proceedings with victim



TYPES OF REPORTING


Restricted:

-Sexual Assault Response Coordinator does not notify the
chain of command
-Victim advocate attends to victim's needs and provides
supportive services
-Victim receives medical care and counseling
-Victim can initiate an unrestricted reporting decision at a
later date
-Receives Special Victim Counsel services upon request

Unrestricted:
-An investigation is initiated
-The chain of command is notified
-Victim advocate attends to victim's needs and provides
supportive services
-Victim receives medical care and counseling
-Receives Special Victim Counsel services upon request

Independent:
-If you tell someone who subsequently notifies the chain of
command, or if someone observes the assault and
notifies command, the report is considered unrestricted
and an investigation is launched
.

To preserve your right to restricted report, contact the SARC first.

SEXUAL ASSAULT EFFECTS

-Fear
-Helplessness
-Shame
-Self-blame and guilt
-Betrayel and loss of trust
-Isolation and alienation

517th Training Group Sexual Assault Response Coordinator

DSN:768-7161
COMM: 831-242-7161
24/7 SARC Hotline: 831-261-2895

Contact Info

17th Training Wing

Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Resource Center

234 Ft Lancaster Ave, 
Bldg 258
Goodfellow AFB, TX 76908

DSN: 477-1571

Email: Goodfellow_SARC@us.af.mil

 

24-Hour SAPR Hotline: 325-654-1570

DoD SAFE Helpline: 877-995-5247

 

Charles A. Brooks

Sexual Assault Response Coordinator (SARC)

Office: (325) 654-1572

Mobile: (325) 212-3771

DSN: 477-1572

Email: charles.brooks.17@us.af.mil


Laurel (Lori) Matus

Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Specialist

Office: (325) 654-1559

Mobile: (325) 212-3779

DSN: 477-1559

Email: laurel.matus@us.af.mil

 

Henry T. Miller, SFC, US Army

Sexual Harassment & Assault Prevention & Response Coordinator (SARC)

Office: (325) 654-1571

Mobile: (325) 514-1744

DSN: 477-1571

Email: henry.miller.5@us.af.mil


517
th Training Group

Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Office

Presidio of Monterey, CA 93944

 

24-Hour SAPR Hotline: (831) 261-2895

DoD SAFE Helpline: 877-995-5247

 

 

Liya D. Smolina, Capt, USAF

Sexual Assault Response Coordinator (SARC)

Office: (831) 242-7161

DSN: 768-7161

Email: liya.smolina.2@us.af.mil 

 

Dawn Holmes

Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Specialist

Office: (831) 242-6623

Mobile: (831) 277-0153

DSN: 768-6623

Email: dawn.holmes.2@us.af.mil