I was given a copy of my investigation, but I believe there are things missing. I am being accused of Fraternization, but when I was brought in to be read the findings, My battalion commander provided a copy of the completed investigation. I believe there are things missing. Findings, all sworn statements, etc. Are they allowed to keep evidence away from me if the investigation is over?
First, why do you believe things are missing? Second, if this was an informal investigation, you, as an interested party, are not necessarily entitled to all information in the investigative report, or even the report itself. If the report and evidence therein is subsequently the basis of disciplinary action, especially under the UCMJ, then, at that point, you may be entitled to it under the rights granted to you by the UCMJ. Nevertheless, if you want access to the report and you believe what you received is missing information, you may request a copy through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
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Let's work backwards here. If the "conclusion" is that you did in fact fraternize, if you haven't already seen an Army defense counsel [Trial Defense Service or TDS], get there first thing Monday morning because criminal or adverse administrative action is heading your way. If you've already got a lawyer, then have your lawyer request a complete copy of both the 15-6 Report AND all witness statements.
Second, if after reading the Results / Findings, you believe things are in error or there are material omissions, then make a formal request under the PRIVACY ACT [there's an AR for that as well]. But, before you challenge anything, seek legal advice so you don't walk into even more problems. You are talking about your career here, so don't take any chances.
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