Events

February 18, 2016
 

Justice Report

Courtesy of the 56th Fighter Wing Legal Office

The following is a list of administrative actions issued in January at Luke Air Force Base:

56th Maintenance Group

Courts-Martial

An airman first class was found in violation of one charge and one specification in Article 112a, wrongful use of cocaine. The airman received a reduction in rank to airman basic, restriction to base for two months and hard labor without confinement for one month.

Articles 15

A technical sergeant received nonjudicial punishment for assault consummated by a battery upon a child. The airman received a reduction in rank to staff sergeant.

A senior airman received nonjudicial punishment for assault consummated by a battery. The airman received a reduction in rank to airman first class, forfeiture of $1,027 pay, 30 days extra duty and a reprimand.

Administrative Discharges

An airman was discharged for minor disciplinary infractions.

Administrative Demotions

A staff sergeant was demoted to the rank of senior airman for failure to fulfill responsibilities by driving under the influence of alcohol.

A staff sergeant was demoted to the rank of senior airman for failure to fulfill responsibilities by driving under the influence of alcohol.

56th Mission Support Group

Article 15s

An airman first class received nonjudicial punishment for driving under the influence of alcohol. The airman received a reduction in rank to airman and a reprimand.

Administrative Discharges

A staff sergeant was discharged for commission of a serious offense.

Administrative Demotions

A senior airman was demoted to the rank of airman first class for failure to fulfill responsibilities by driving under the influence of alcohol.

56th Medical Group

Article 15s

A staff sergeant received nonjudicial punishment for wrongful use of percocet. The airman received a reduction in rank to senior airman, suspended forfeiture of $1,241 pay per month for two months and a reprimand.

An airman first class received nonjudicial punishment for underage drinking in the dormitory. The airman received a reduction in rank to airman, suspended forfeiture of $867 pay per month for two months and a reprimand.

Administrative Demotions

A senior airman was demoted to the rank of airman first class for failure to keep fit.

Punishments for similar offenses may vary from case to case based on the circumstances of the offense and factors such as: an offender’s age, military and disciplinary record, financial condition, and suitability for continued service. To ensure fair administration of justice throughout the Luke AFB community, the legal office reviews all cases.




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