Armed Forces Recruiting Fraud

Number 16144
Subject Military
Source WFAA-TV (Dallas)
State TX
Year 1999
Publication Date June 29; Dec. 20, 22, 28, 1999
Summary WFAA's "series uncovered widespread recruiting fraud among Marine, Navy and Air Force recruiters in North Texas. Not only were recruiters lying about the academic qualifications of their enlistees, they were teaching the enlistees to lie about their background, thereby planting the idea that the Armed Forces are corrupt."
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Pages 16
Keywords VIDEOCLIP TAPE TRANSCRIPT; FOIA; undercover; falsified academic records; diploma mill
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