Jefferson Exchange | December 30, 2013
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Mon December 30, 2013

Military Interest In Sex Assault Program

Det. Sgt. Tighe O'Meara describes the workings of the "You Have Options" program.

The very title of Ashland's program for sexual assault victims says a lot: "You Have Options." 

Credit Ashland Police

Those options include waiting to decide whether to file charges, which can make a big difference in a victim's well-being. 

The military, troubled by a series of sexual assaults, recently received a briefing from Ashland's assistant police chief on the program. 

We catch up on the details of the program and the military's interest.
 
 

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