Letter to MND: Number of Complaints on Sexual Misconduct – 1 Jan to 30 June 2018

17 July 2018

The Hon. Harjit S. Sajjan, PC, OMM, MSM, CD, MP
Minister of National Defence
National Defence Headquarters
Major-General George R. Pearkes Building
13th Floor, North Tower
101 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0K2


Dear Minister Sajjan,

As committed to in my letter dated 13 July 2016.

These are the number of complaints we have had in relation to sexual assault and sexual harassment between 1 Jan 2018 and 30 June 2018.



Complaints of sexual assault 4

  Accused of sexual assault


 Complaints of sexual harassment


 Accused of sexual harassment


 Complaints of discrimination based on sexual orientation/sexual identity

Total 12


We will be submitting these stats twice a year, 30 June and 31 December.



Gary Walbourne

cc. Chief of the Defence Staff
      Deputy Minister of National Defence

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