Privacy Notice

PLEASE NOTE: After you have logged into the system, any details you enter are confidential and secure.

  • The DoD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office (SAPRO) maintains a website with information about advocacy services for adult sexual assault victims and the DoD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) program.
  • Information presented on this service not identified as protected by copyright is considered public information and may be distributed or copied. Use of appropriate byline, photo, and image credits is requested.
  • For site management, information is collected for statistical purposes, BUT VICTIM INFORMATION IS ALWAYS ANONYMOUS AND IS PRESENTED AS A SUMMARY, NOT AS INDIVIDUAL ENTRIES. This U.S. Government computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
  • For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, software programs are employed to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
  • Except for authorized law enforcement investigations and national security purposes, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits beyond DoD websites. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration Guidelines.
  • ON THE INFORMATIONAL HOMEPAGES (HOME PAGE; GETTING STARTED; FAQ; PRIVACY NOTICE) PRIOR TO THE LOG IN PAGE WHERE VICTIMS SUBMIT THEIR ANONYMOUS USERNAME AND PASSWORD TO ACCESS THE SECURE SECTION OF THE WEBSITE, Web measurement and customization technologies (WMCT) may be used on this site to remember your online interactions, to conduct measurement and analysis of usage, or to customize your experience. The Department of Defense does not use the information associated with WMCT to track individual user activity on the Internet outside of Defense Department websites, nor does it share the data obtained through such technologies, without your explicit consent, with other departments or agencies. The Department of Defense does not keep a database of information obtained from the use of WMCT. General instructions for how you may opt out of some of the most commonly used WMCT is available at
  • Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1987 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act (18 U.S.C. ยง 1030).
(877) 995-5247

If you need to speak to someone immediately, you can reach the DoD Safe Helpline for anonymous and confidential, 24/7 support at (877) 995-5247 or