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The Crossroads of Special Operations

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Mayhem

Marine veteran pleads guilty to $2 million fraud scheme involving bogus ‘rescue ops’ | Marine Corps Times

Matthew Anthony Marshall, a 51 year old residing in Whitefish, MT, faces up to 20 years in prison, a $250,000 fine, and three years of supervised release for wire fraud, tax evasion, and money laundering. He was pretending to...

Ben Roberts-Smith seeks top-secret evidence of ‘key witnesses’ in defamation trial | The Australian

Ben Roberts-Smith, Australia’s most highly decorated living soldier, has been the subject of a war crimes investigation since June of 2018. He is accused of murdering, or being complicit in the murder of, 6 civilians during his time in...

5th Special Forces Soldier charged with murder of his pregnant spouse on Fort Campbell | Clarksville Online

Sgt. 1st Class Joseph Santiago of the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) has been formally charged with the murder of his pregnant wife, Meghan, and injuring the unborn child. Commander of the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) Col. Brent...

What we know about the retired Green Beret recently arrested over the Jan. 6 Capitol riot | Task & Purpose

Retired Special Forces soldier, Jeremy Brown, was arrested last week for his involvement in the Capital riot that took place on Jan 6th.  According to the Justice Department he was charged last Wednesday with knowingly entering a restricted building...

Special ops soldiers evade late-night ninja attack at California airport | Army Times

Just after midnight Sept. 19th an unidentified Army staff sergeant was smoking a cigarette on break at Iyokern Airfield, near Bakersfield, California when a man “in full ninja garb” approached the staff sergeant, asking if he knew him. The...

Ex-U.S. Army Ranger faces extradition to Holland after military-style assassination | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Jacob Mazeika was arrested in New Haven, CT at the request of the Dutch government who claim he helped murder a German businessman with the help of other former active-duty American troops. The Netherlands claims Mazeika and his associates...

Army Gives Colonel Facing Kidnapping and Assault Charges After Police Standoff an Honorable Discharge | Military.com

In December Col. Owen Ray assaulted his wife and threatened to kill her in front of his kids and held them all hostage at gunpoint. Ray now faces charges of first-degree kidnapping, second-degree assault, felony harassment and reckless endangerment....

Navy’s Top Admiral Said SEALs Had ‘Character and Ethics’ Issues | Military.com

The Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Michael Gilday, noted during his speech at the annual Sea Air Space conference in Washington D.C that the special operations community has recently underwent a comprehensive review that found they are spreading themselves...

What we know about the Army Ranger accused of a brutal murder in Washington | Task & Purpose

According to US Army Special Operations Command, the officer charged with murdering security personnel during a brutal attack this month in Tacoma, Washington, had been an Army Ranger for about a year and had recently come back from Afghanistan....

Army Ranger charged in Tacoma security guard’s death | Military Times

Pierce County, WA prosecutors have charged 26-year-old Spc. Patrick Byrne with two counts of first-degree murder, first-degree burglary and two counts of first-degree kidnapping in connection to a woman found dead in the building she was a security guard...

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US-backed SDF arrest three suspected ISIS members in northeast Syria | Kurdistan 24

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces in combination with the US-led coalition against ISIS conducted an operation in northeast Syria...

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