if Sailors didnt have the discipline, self-control, and
efficiency they have been taught.
Our justice system has its own checks and balances.
For example, if a person does something wrong, the
commanding officer is restricted as to the type of
punishment he/she may award. A person also has a right
to appeal punishment awardeda right all people
enjoy. A person also has the right to communicate with
the commanding officer.
Our justice system protects us. Because of naval
regulations and standards of conduct, we know what the
Navy expects of us. Our conduct, both on and off duty,
should reflect our pride in the Navy and in our unit.
REVIEW 1 ANSWERS
A1. The three sources that contain the basic
disciplinary laws for the U.S. Navy are
a. U.S. Navy Regulations
b. Standard Organization and Regulations of
the U.S. Navy
c. Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ)
A2. One of the most important characteristics of a
good Sailor is a sense of moral responsibility.
A3. To succeed in your work in the Navy, you should
value and take part in teamwork.
The Code of Conduct was established to govern
situations where Sailors were prisoners of
There are six articles in the Code of Conduct.
A6. Under article V, the only information you are
allowed to give is your name, rank, service
number, and date of birth.
REVIEW 2 ANSWERS
A1. In the Navy, the military police are known as the
A2. Shore patrol personnel are identified by
armbands bearing the letters SP.
A3. When military police are from different armed
forces and combined to form one unit, they are
known as an Armed Forces Police Detachment
A4. The primary duties of the shore patrol are to
a. Render assistance to military personnel
b. Maintain good order and discipline among
c. Report conditions or practices that appear
prejudicial to the welfare of military
REVIEW 3 ANSWERS
Motivation and correction through reward
and punishment are used to help Sailors work
as a unit.
The purpose of discipline in the military is to
bring about an efficient military organization.
Deterrent theory of punishment is used by the
A4. The two things a recipient of Navy punishment
should remember are
a. Punishment is a result of their behavior.
b. They wont be punished again if they learn
to conform to Navys standard of conduct.
REVIEW 4 ANSWERS
Chapter 10 of the Navy Regs deals with your
responsibility and authority while carrying out
Chapter 11 of the Navy Regs deals with your
rights and responsibilities.
Chief of Naval Operations is responsible for
making sure that the Navy Regs conform to the
current needs of the Department of the Navy.