Coast Guard conducts simulated active shooter exercise on Ohio Valley Sternwheeler

Coast Guard conducts simulated active shooter exercise on Ohio Valley Sternwheeler
Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington, local agencies, and key port partners participated in a simulated underway active shooter response exercise, May 20, 2019. MARIETTA, Ohio – Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington, local agencies, and key port partners participated in an underway active shooter response exercise, Monday. Nearly 40 members of the river community, including officers from...

Coast Guard, partners conduct active shooter, anti-terrorism response exercise in Buffalo

Coast Guard, partners conduct active shooter, anti-terrorism response exercise in Buffalo
BUFFALO, New York – The U.S. Coast Guard, in collaboration with the U.S. Border Patrol, Homeland Security Investigations, and the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force, conducted an active shooter anti-terrorism response exercise Thursday at Coast Guard Sector Buffalo. The exercise used a unified approach to test local response capabilities to an active shooter terrorism event.  This exercise provided...

Coast Guard and partner agencies test response to active shooter during exercise

Coast Guard and partner agencies test response to active shooter during exercise
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The U.S. Coast Guard, in collaboration with the Buffalo Police Department and U.S. Border Patrol, conducted a mock active shooter response exercise today at Coast Guard Sector Buffalo. The exercise, which began at 9 a.m., involved a mock active shooter-style attack on local Coast Guard units. Law enforcement partners from around Buffalo quickly activated a unified response and neutralized...

Coast Guard, local law enforcement hold active-shooter exercise in Philadelphia

Coast Guard, local law enforcement hold active-shooter exercise in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA — Coast Guard and Philadelphia police and fire department personnel held an active-shooter response exercise at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay in Philadelphia Wednesday. This exercise involved a simulated active shooter, takedown and building sweep followed by training for first responders. The simulated shooter used blanks to realistically replicate the noise of a weapon discharge. Coast...