Number Of Misconduct Violations Against Pentagon Staff Climbs

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U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis (L) and Army Gen. Joseph Votel, commander of U.S. Central Command, brief the media at the Pentagon in Washington, U.S., April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

November 25, 2017
OAN Newsroom

The number of sexual and other misconduct violations against senior staff members at the Pentagon climbs to more than 10 percent.

According to the pentagon inspector general’s report on Saturday allegations have increased by 13 percent since the Obama Administration, expanding from 710 allegations in 2015 to 803 last year.

The report says the most common violations included improper relationships, misuse of government resources, improper personnel actions, and travel violations.

Meanwhile, the report says ensuring ethical conduct will be one of the top 10 management and performance challenges for the defense department next year.