What is a Navy LOI?

Letters of Instruction (“LOIs”) go in the member’s service record to create a permanent record of counseling and guidance because of a service member’s substandard performance of duty and may be used as basis for a detachment for cause (“DFC”).

What is the purpose of a reprimand?

What is a reprimand? A reprimand is an official warning that a manager or supervisor gives an employee in an attempt to improve unwanted behavior. A manager could give a reprimand due to work performance, consistent lateness or other unwanted workplace patterns.