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Camp Smith soldier suspect in murder-attempted suicide

November 2, 2013  

According to the Honolulu Advertiser (“Man suspected in murder-attempted suicide was Camp Smith soldier”, November 2, 2013), the military confirmed that the soldier suspected of killing his... 

Woman dead, man seriously injured in Waikīkī shooting

October 28, 2013  

The Honolulu Star Advertiser reported (10.28.2013) that a 33-year-old woman was dead and a 40-year-0ld man was hospitalized in an apparent murder-attempted suicide in Waikīkī.  The paper indicated... 

Marine arrested in death of prostitute from Vegas

June 6, 2013  

The Honolulu Star Advertiser reported that Honolulu Police have arrested a U.S. marine sergeant for the death of a 29-year old woman whose naked body was found May 20, 2013 at Keawaʻula (Yokohama Bay)... 

Two U.S. sailors arrested in alleged rape of Okinawan woman

October 16, 2012  

The Associated Press reports “2 US sailors arrested in alleged rape of Japanese woman on Okinawa; Japan lodges protest” (October 16, 2012) that two U.S. sailors were arrested in Okinawa for... 

Air Force Sergeant called a sexual predator

July 17, 2012  

On top of the  spate of F-22 Raptor accidents and hypoxia incidents, the Air Force is also contending with a high profile sex predator trial.   The Honolulu Star Advertiser reports “Air Force... 

Hawai’i Delegation Report Back from the 8th Meeting of the International Network of Women Against Militarism

May 21, 2012  

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The Invisible War: New Film Exposes Rape, Sexual Assault Epidemic in U.S. Military

February 2, 2012  

Democracy Now! featured interviews with military rape survivors and the director of an important film about the epidemic of rape and sexual violence in the U.S. military.   On the heels of a new... 

Soldier suicides hit record high in 2011

January 20, 2012  

The social and human costs of U.S. wars and military policies are coming due.  The New York Times reported that “Active-Duty Soldiers Take Their Own Lives at Record Rate”: Suicides among... 

Accidents, Rapes, Murders, Suicides, Guns and Explosives

January 7, 2012  

Here is a sampling of recent news stories related to crimes and accidents involving military personnel. The Honolulu Star Advertiser reported “Motorcyclist killed in Ewa Beach was decorated... 

U.S. soldier charged with rape, transferred to South Korean custody

December 14, 2011  

Stars and Stripes reports that a U.S. Soldier charged with rape was transferred to South Korean custody: South Korean police charged a U.S. soldier Tuesday with rape and larceny for allegedly attacking... 

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