RAF Police Special Investigations and Intelligence Branch

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Dear Royal Air Force,

Could you please supply details of the RAF Police (SIIB) investigation known as 'Operation Overfoot' that we are informed was an investigation into Historic Child Sex Abuse ('child' referring to Military Personnel under the age of 18 years) that occurred on Overseas Bases of HM Armed Forces.

Please break down as follows:

The remit of Operation Overfoot.

Which Branches of the Military Police were involved and over what duration.

The numbers of alleged victims involved.

The numbers of alleged abusers involved.

The Overseas Bases involved.

The dates of the alleged abuse(s) taking place.

Whether such cases were passed onto Operation Hydrant (NPCC oversight) at any point.

Details of any Military or Civilian Legal Prosecutions that resulted including which Courts dealt with any prosecutions.


Jonathon Brackenbury
IICSA MRSAS (Military Recruit Sexual Abuse Survivors)

Yours faithfully,


Air-DRes Sec-ParliBusiness (MULTIUSER),

Dear Mr Brackenbury,


Your Freedom of Information request has been logged under our reference
2017/05724 and the target date for response is 4 July 2017.


Yours sincerely


Lynn Bannister

Air Secretariat

Air Command

Air-DRes Sec-ParliBusiness (MULTIUSER),

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Dear Mr Brackenbury,


Please find attached the response to your FOI request, received by email
on  6 June 2017.


Yours sincerely


Lynn Bannister

Air Secretariat

HQ Air Command


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