SAPRO Crest. Department of Defense: Sexual Assault Prevention and Response

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office

SAPRO is responsible for oversight of the Department's sexual assault policy. SAPRO works hand-in-hand with
the Services and the civilian community to develop and implement innovative prevention and response programs.

Research & Reports

Conducting and reviewing sexual assault-related research and reports is a crucial part of the DoD's sexual assault prevention and response program. Sexual assault-related research by the DoD and other Government Agencies helps identify factors pertaining to sexual assault and can also serve as the data source and foundation for future sexual assault program enhancements.