Lance Cpl. Eric Johnston

by Marine Corps Installations Pacific
Stripes Okinawa

CAMP HANSEN, OKINAWA, Japan – Lance Cpl. Eric Johnston simulates hard labor during a Correctional Custody Unit demonstration Jan. 12 in the Brig aboard Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan. Awardees, Marines assigned to the CCU, will spend seven or 30 days under constant surveillance completing hard labor, formal uniform inspections, combat fitness training and values-based relapse prevention training. The Correctional Custody Unit is scheduled to open their doors Feb. 14 at the Brig aboard Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan. The curriculum is designed to foster leadership and decision making abilities in order to have a lasting impact that better supports long term restoration. Johnston is a correctional specialist with Headquarters and Support Battalion, Marine Corps Installations Pacific-Marine Corps Base Camp Butler, Japan.

(U.S. Marine photo by Sgt. Jessica Collins)

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