ItCG-Modernization, two missing men rescued, Ice Patrol honors veterans

ItCG (In the Coast Guard) posts are a daily feature in the Coast Guard Compass to cover media reports and blog pieces of interest. SAN PEDRO, Calif. – A 25-foot response boat crew attached to Maritime Safety and Security Team 91103. During boardings, MSST members check for various required items onboard such as personal floatation

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World Oceans Day 2009

A staff member from the Marine Mammal Care Center in San Pedro releases a sea lion from a 25-foot Coast Guard Safe Boat off Catalina Island. The sea lion was released along with another sea lion that had also been at the care center. Coast Guard Photo by CWO Scott Epperson Today is World Oceans

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ItCG- Two teen deaths, Coast Guard rescues a diver, and boater arrest for BUI

ItCG (In the Coast Guard) posts are a daily feature in the Coast Guard Compass to cover media reports and blog pieces of interest. Two teens drowned Saturday while on a boating trip to celebrate a friend’s graduation in the Hammerman area of Gunpowder Falls State Park in Baltimore County. There is a federal investigation

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ItCG- Swimmer rescued after 3am swim, a Coast Guard firehouse,

The Coast Guard Compass has ItCG (In the Coast Guard) posts every day to cover media reports and blog pieces of interest from all over the world. A man who decided to go for a swim at 3:30am nearly lost his life as his friends lost sight of him. The Coast Guard found him at

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ItCG-Stories honoring WWII veterans, the Saturday image a veteran returns to France

Today it seems fitting to focus on the Coast Guard veterans who participated in the invasions of D-Day which happened 65 years ago today. The Coast Guard, which was serving as a part of the Navy during the conflict, fought hard along side the other American service members, as Coast Guardsmen have been fighting in

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Guardians of the Week- Off Duty Guardians to the rescue

Image of a rescue. RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. 25 February 2008 — A Coast Guard HH-65 Helicopter for Air Station Los Angeles searches for a man that was swept out to sea off the coast of Rancho Palos Verdes late on the night of the 24th. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Tina Epperson) This week

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ItCG- Search in the Pacific Northwest, hoax caller pleads guilty, and Cape May paddles

There is a search going on for two people who have been missing since their boat flipped in northern Chuckanut Bay near Bellingham, Wa. There were originally six people on the vessel, but when the boat flipped four of them swam for shore. Of those four three of them made it while the fourth was

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