San Diego, CA asked in Military Law for California

Q: I suspect my daughter is the victim of abuse - do I alert the base, or the regular cops?

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Angelina Bradley

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  • Military Law Lawyer
  • San Diego, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Where do you think the abuse occurred? If off-base, you should contact local PD for the criminal investigation, then contact your base Family Advocacy Program to report the abuse.

I specialize in Military Victim Rights. If it's sexual abuse, and the case heads to military criminal trial, your daughter will be appointed a victim rights attorney at no charge to you. Outside of that, if you need legal assistance, please feel free to reach out and I can help with your daughter's military and state criminal victim rights advocacy.

I'm so sorry this is happening to your family.

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