Flashcards in Arrests of Military Deserters Deck (4)
Definition: A military service member is considered to be absent without leave if the member, without authority, fails to go to his/her appointed place of duty at the time prescribed, goes from that place, or is absent of remains absent from his/her unit, organization, or place of duty. The service member will NOT be arrested for this type of military status
AWOL - Absent w/o Leave
Definition: A service member who, without authority, goes or remains absent from his/her unit, organization, or place of duty with the intent to remain away permanently. This is a felony.
Any information regarding AWOL personnel will be forwarded to the proper military branch by _____.