inquiry, the statements of the witnesses and the
accused, and any evidence connected with the case.
The commanding officer then will dismiss the case,
award nonjudicial punishment, or refer the case to a
court-martial. If the preliminary inquiry, XOI, or
captains mast involves you in any way, your
participation will be as a witness.
The reverse side of the form concerns disposition
of the case, preliminary investigation results and
recommendations, actions of the executive and
commanding officers, and final administrative action
(appeal, service record entry, etc.).
Figure 2-2. Report and Disposition of Offense(s), NAVPERS 1626/7 (Rev. 8-81).
When placing a person on report, you may
orally notify the COC.