NEWS | Jan. 10, 2012

Good order and discipline at Joint Base Charleston

By Joint Base Charleston Staff Judge Advocate

 Air Force members at Joint Base Charleston received the following non-judicial punishments under Article 15 of the Uniformed Code of Military Justice from November through December 2011. The maximum punishment under Article 15 depends on the rank of the member being offered the Article 15 and the rank of the officer imposing punishment.

437th Aerial Port Squadron, 437th Airlift Wing

An airman received non-judicial punishment for violation of Article 92, dereliction of duty, underage drinking. Punishment imposed consisted of suspended reduction to the grade of airman basic, forfeiture of $733, restriction to base for 14 days and a reprimand.

A senior airman received non-judicial punishment for violation of Article 128, assault consummated by battery and Article 91, insubordinate conduct toward a non-commissioned officer. Punishment imposed consisted of reduction to the grade of airman first class, suspended forfeiture of $919 for two months and a reprimand.

437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, 437th Airlift Wing

An airman first class received non-judicial punishment for violation of Article 92, dereliction of duty, misuse of Government Travel Card. Punishment imposed consisted of suspended reduction to the grade of airman, forfeiture of $150, 45-days extra duty and a reprimand.

A staff sergeant received non-judicial punishment for two violations of Article 121, larceny and wrongful appropriation more than $500. Punishment imposed consisted of reduction to the grade of senior airman, suspended forfeiture of $1,162 for two months and a reprimand.

437th Maintenance Squadron, 437th Airlift Wing

A senior airman received non-judicial punishment for a violation of Article 92, dereliction of duty, misuse of Government travel Card. Punishment imposed consisted of suspended reduction to airman first class, forfeiture of $200 and a reprimand.

628th Logistics Readiness Squadron

A senior airman received non-judicial punishment for a violation of Article 111, drunken driving. Punishment imposed consisted of reduction to the grade of airman basic with suspended reduction below airman first class, suspended forfeiture of $733 for two months, 45-days extra duty and a reprimand.

A senior airman received non-judicial punishment for violation of Article 92, failure to obey a lawful order. Punishment imposed consisted of suspended reduction to the grade of airman first class, suspended forfeiture of $975 for two months and a reprimand.