DOD Questionnaire: Blank Form

DOD Questionnaire: Blank Form

Sunday, October 30, 2005

FSB CDR or BSA OIC (Ask Only if CP is In BSA)

Rank Branch Date: Unit
Duty Position How Long in Job
How Long in Current MOS/Branch Interviewer
1. As the BSA Commander what are your responsibilities concerning the EPW/Detainee Collection Point? How has your unit prepared for this mission? What is your relationship with the Collection Point OIC? (1.1, 1.2, 1.4) (pop Directive 2310.1
provides that persons captured or detained by the U.S. Military Service shall normally be handed over for safeguarding to U.S. Army Military Police, or to detainee collecting points or other holding facilities and installations operated by U.S. Army Military Police as soon as practical. AR 190-8, para 1-5, a. (1) All persons captured, detained, interned, or otherwise held in U.S. Armed Forces custody during the course of the conflict will be given humanitarian care and treatment from the moment they fall into the hands of the U.S. forces until final release or repatriation.)
What standards were used in setting up this Collection Point? What SOP do you use to . set up and operate a site such as this? Is this in your TACSOP? (1.1, 1.2, 1.4, 1.8) (1.1, 1.2, 1.4, 1.8)

Describe how you are able to maintain the security and safeguarding of Detainees at this Collection Point. (1.1, 1.5, 1.7, 1.8) (AR 190-8, para 6-10, Measures needed to maintain

discipline and security will be set up in each camp and rigidly enforced. Offensive acts against discipline will be dealt with promptly.)
4. What is your ROE? How were you and your Soldiers trained on ROE and how do you sustain this training? (1.1, 1.2, 1.4) (FM 3-19.40, para 10-9, 10-10, Appendix B, B-6 thru B­
9, ROE considerations are discussed. Soldiers study and train in the use of ROE and discuss the ROE for their mission.)

5. What type of Detainee Operations training did you and your unit take part in prior to this rotation at Home Station? (Did this include Level B Law of War and treatment of Detainees training.)? How did Home Station Training prepare you to conduct Detainee Operations for this rotation? What are your unit's strengths and weaknesses? (1.1,1.4) (AR 350-1 para 4-14 c (2) and table G-1 Refresher training, dated 9 April 2003), Level B
training is conducted in units for officers, warrant officers, NCOs and enlisted personnel commensurate with the missions of the unit. AR 190-8 para 1-5 (4) (C), DOD Directive 5100.77, All prisoners will receive humane treatment and that the following acts are prohibited murder, torture, corporal punishment, mutilation, taking of hostages, sensory deprivation, collective punishments, execution without trial by proper authority, and all cruel and degrading treatment. Prisoners will be protected against all acts of violence to include public curiosity. (DoD Directive 5100.77, para 5.5.1, The Secretaries of the Military Departments shall provide directives, publications, instructions, and training so that the principles and rules of law of war will be known to members of their respective Departments, the extent of such knowledge to be commensurate with each individual's duties and responsibilities.)
6. Have you ever witnessed a unit/Soldier abusing a detainee (role player) (Either
Active/Physical or PassiveNerbal, etc.) during a scenario in a rotation (even if they were fooling around)? Describe the event and what action was taken? (Reporting requirements--What are the procedures for reporting them.) (1.1, 1.2) (AR 190-8
para 3-6, theft of allowed personnel effects, insults, public curiosity DoD Directive 5100-77, dated 9 Dec, AR 190-40 para 2-1, Military and civilian personnel assigned to or accompanying a DoD Component know that they shall report reportable incidents through their chain of command and that such reports also may also be made through other channels, such as the military police, a judge advocate, or an
Inspector General.)
Why did your unit pick this particular site to place a Collection Point? Was it dictated
in the BDE OPORD? Has this site been inspected by someone other than your unit (AR 190-8, para
(BDE or Higher)? What were the results? (1.7) (Ask Last, Not Critical.)
3-2, b., Prisoners will not normally be interned in unhealthy areas, or where the climate proves to be injurious to them, and will be removed as soon as possible to a more favorable climate.)