Coast Guard concludes 7th annual search and rescue forum in Hampton, Va.

Coast Guard concludes 7th annual search and rescue forum in Hampton, Va.
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and the Virginia Port Authority concluded the 7th annual search and rescue forum Friday in Hampton. The event focused on increasing first responders’ teamwork and communication in order to better prepare agencies for maritime emergency response. Personnel from...

Coast Guard, Virginia Port Authority host search and rescue forum in Hampton, Va.

Coast Guard, Virginia Port Authority host search and rescue forum in Hampton, Va.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and the Virginia Port Authority are hosting the 7th annual search and rescue forum, which started Monday and ends Friday in Hampton, focused on increasing first responders’ teamwork and communication on the water during an emergency. Personnel from the Virginia Marine Police, Smithfield Police Department, Henrico Fire Department, York County Fire and Life...

Coast Guard and Virginia Port Authority host 6th annual search and rescue forum

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard, the Virginia Port Authority, the Coast Guard Auxiliary, state and local law enforcement agencies as well as first responders are participating in a 5-day long forum, which began Monday, and includes marine search and rescue training, exercises and classroom discussion at the Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina in Hampton. “The purpose of this forum is to improve interagency...

Coast Guard, Virginia Port Authority hosts 6th annual Search and Rescue forum

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard, the Virginia Port Authority, the Coast Guard Auxiliary, state and local law enforcement agencies as well as first responders are participating in a 5-day long forum, which began Monday and includes marine search and rescue training, exercises and classroom discussion at the Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina in Hampton. “The purpose of this forum is to improve interagency...