Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) is a science-based, comprehensive and integrated program for the United States Marine Corps that is committed to the prevention and ultimate elimination of sexual assault in the Corps while simultaneously providing world-class care to victims of the crime.
SAPR is a Commander's Program that is supported by several agencies across the Corps, including but not limited to Headquarters Marine Corps SAPR, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Chaplains, Clinical Counseling Program, Victims' Legal Counsel Organization, Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS), and Judge Advocate Division.
If you are the victim of sexual assault, immediate and confidential help is available 24/7 by calling the DoD Safe Helpline at 1-877-995-5247 or your installation 24/7 help line located below.
To learn more about SAPR services, please talk to your Sexual Assault Response Coordinator (SARC), SAPR Victim Advocate (VA), or Uniformed Victim Advocate (UVA). Active duty Service members, Reserve Component members, and military dependents 18 years of age and older are eligible for the Marine Corps SAPR Program as defined in MCO 1752.5B, which also specifies eligibility for certain non-military personnel.
Installation 24/7 Sexual Assault Support Line
DoD Safe Helpline