ITAR – Process Line of Duty (LOD) Investigations

Conditions: You are assigned as the Senior HR NCO and are required to manage Line of Duty (LOD) investigations. You have access to AR 638-8 (Army Casualty Program), DA PAM 638-8 (Procedures for the Army Casualty Program), AR 600-8-4 (Line of Duty Policy, Procedures, and Investigations), DA Form 2173 (Statement of Medical Examination and Duty Status), DA Form 6 (Duty Roster), and DD Form 261 (Report of Investigation – Line of Duty and Misconduct Status) and human resources (HR) enabling systems. This task should not be trained in MOPP 4.

Standards: Ensure commanders and leaders are briefed on LODs and their proper uses, standard procedures for investigations are integrated into unit operations and 100% of informal LODs are processed within 40 days and 100% of all formal LODs are processed with 75 days of the incident.