Report Faults Coast Guard Academy for Response to Harassment, Bullying Complaints - Diverse Military
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Report Faults Coast Guard Academy for Response to Harassment, Bullying Complaints



by Julia Bergman

Washington — The Coast Guard did not properly investigate complaints of harassment and bullying, and failed to hold officials accountable for carrying out deficient and incomplete investigations, two U.S. House committees have found.

The 18-month investigation by the House Oversight and Reform and Homeland Security committees, in consultation with the office of U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, involved a review of thousands of pages of documents, interviews with Coast Guard personnel and a visit by congressional staff to the Coast Guard Academy.

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