Minor Disciplinary Infractions
In the Marine Corps, minor disciplinary infractions are considered a documented series of at least three minor disciplinary infractions, during the current enlistment, of a nature which have been or would have been appropriately disciplined under Article 15, UCMJ, commanding officer’s nonjudicial punishment.
Pattern of Misconduct
A pattern of misconduct is a pattern of more serious infractions that includes two or more discreditable involvements with civil and/or military authorities or two or more instances of conduct prejudicial to good order and discipline within one enlistment.
Commanders shall process Marines for illegal, wrongful or improper use, possession, sale, transfer, distribution or introduction on a military installation of any controlled substance, marijuana, or other dangerous or illicit drug or the possession, sale, or transfer of drug paraphernalia…