HD POV: What Its Like To Be A Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer

HD POV: What Its Like To Be A Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer
A U.S. Coast Guard crew from San Diego conducts rescue swimmer training off the coast of Newport Beach, California with a GoPro camera. The training gives pilots, rescue swimmers, and flight mechanics the opportunity to practice rescue techniques to simulate real distress situations. Filmed on May 4, 2015. Enter to win your own GoPro Camera here googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guardsman unloads shotgun on fleeing vessel’s driver

Coast Guardsman unloads shotgun on fleeing vessel's driver
A U.S. Coast Guard crew aboard a 45-foot Response Boat intercept a drug panga approximately 90 miles southwest of San Diego, Oct. 5, 2013

Bad-ass Coast Guard river live fire

Bad-ass Coast Guard river live fire
Members from multiple units of the Coast Guard 9th District participate in mounted automatic weapons training at Fort Knox, Ky., October and November 2013. On average, 250 Coast Guardsmen participate in the 3-day training, which occurs during a 2-month time period every fall. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); });

Cop kills African American in South Carolina, both were in the Coast Guard

Cop kills African American in South Carolina, both were in the Coast Guard
More details have emerged about Walter Scott, the unarmed African-American man who was fatally shot by a police officer in North Charleston, South Carolina. Officer Michael Thomas Slager was caught on video shooting Walter Scott in the back eight times after he fled an arrest attempt. According to this report, Walter may have fled officer Slager because he owed child support for his four children. ...