Female Trainees Discuess Impact of Lackland Sex Scandal -- Robert Price
Training instructors have come under the microscope at Lackland Air Force Base after multiple reports of sexual misconduct.Robert Price went inside the base to see what female trainees have to say.Graduating from Basic Military Training at Lackland Air Force Base -- it's something to look forward to for this group of female trainees.But on this day, they're answering questions about a trainee sex scandal that's rocked the base."Just because a few people mess up, doesn't mean the entire branch is bad," said trainee Trini Shaw. "We want you guys to know that's not just who we are.""Now we just need to put back into effect the good works of the Air Force," said trainee Mary Harper.The women say the Air Force has been completely transparent with them about the scandal -- which involves at least four training instructors -- or TI's -- and several female trainees."They told us up front, they said, 'look, this is what's happening. This is what's gonna happen to the TI's.'," said trainee Melissa Nicole Sanders.When news broke, they say everyone was encouraged to call home and reassure family. But no one we spoke to had any negative experiences to talk about."I've never seen anything wrong with them," said Sanders. "I've never wanted to complain."Still, if they did want to complain, Air Force leaders say there are plenty of ways to do so without fear of retaliation. Comment boxes, anonymous hotlines."We see master sergeants every day, they're everywhere, and at any point we could <b>...</b>
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