All Hands selects several messages to publish in a weekly post to help raise awareness about specific messages and useful information.
This week’s General Messages Weekly Round-up includes a solicitation for student artists and CGIS agents, National African American History Month, Reserve health care, the National Coast Guard Museum and more. Be sure to subscribe to stay up to date!
To remember the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, a flag ceremony was performed. An unwavering American symbol, the vibrant red, white and blue colors stood out against the cloudy, gray sky as the flag detail team hoisted it up the pole. Capt. Gordon Loebl, commander, Coast Guard Sector New York, gave remarks on the significant role the Coast Guard plays on a daily basis to thwart terrorist activity and the positive impact of their response on that day.
William Callaghan, unit chief of the National Joint Terrorism Task Force; Jacquelyn Hamelryck, senior special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation; Christopher Whitaker, special agent, Coast Guard Investigative Service; Brett Simpson, deputy assistant director for operations, Coast Guard Investigative Service; DeAnna Vargas, acting assistant section chief, Domestic Terrorism Operations Section, Federal Bureau of Investigation; and Kevin
A response boat launched from Coast Guard Cutter Blackfin, seen above, was used to save 14 migrants when their boat became disabled. U.S. Coast Guard photo. Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cory Mendenhall, 11th Coast Guard District public affairs. From interdicting drugs and migrants, to protecting America’s Exclusive Economic Zone from foreign fishing vessel
"Ships in the Night" — Gibbs and the NCIS team partner with a Coast Guard Investigative Service (CGIS) Agent to solve the murder of a Marine gunned down on a dinner boat, on NCIS, Tuesday, Jan. 11 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Diane Neal reprises her role as CGIS Special Agent Abigail
Don’t forget to tune your television to CBS at 8/7c tonight to see the Coast Guard Investigative Service featured on the hit drama NCIS!
"Jurisdiction" –LtoR: Pauley Perrette as Forensic Specialist Abby Sciuto, guest star Diane Neal as Special Agent Abigail Borin, and Mark Harmon as Leroy Gibbs on NCIS, Tuesday, March 16 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Richard Foreman/CBS ©2010 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. If you aren’t already one of the 20
Sea Scouts float in the San Francisco Bay dressed in survival suits during the 15th annual Safety at Sea training held at Sector San Francisco on Yerba Buena Island. Click the image to watch Coast Guard Channel video of Guardians training Sea Scouts in firefighting, cold water survival, damage control and dewatering. Guardians are searching
Coast Guard Barque Eagle attended Sail Boston festivities this week. Check out these links for some great pictures. Here and here Coast Guard Investigative Service (CGIS) is looking for a 40-50 foot speed boat that was driving recklessly on Niagara River near Niagara Falls last Sunday evening and did not stop for Coast Guard authorities.