Port Canaveral-based Coast Guard units host open house

Port Canaveral-based Coast Guard units host open house
PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. — Port Canaveral-based Coast Guard units hosted an open house for Clearlake Middle School students and faculity to attend aboard Coast Guard Staion Port Canaveral, Thursday. More than 400 students gathered to learn about the Coast Guard and the local agencies that participated in the open house as part of the Partners In Education program. “This is a great oppurtunity...

Coast Guard responds to bomb threat aboard cruise ship in Port Canaveral, Fla

Norwegian Sun photo by Flickr user mahalie PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. – A unified command consisting of the Coast Guard, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection, Transportation Security Administration, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and local law enforcement agencies responded to a report of an alleged bomb threat aboard the cruise...

Coast Guard responding to oil spill in Port Canaveral, Fla.

PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. – Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Canaveral was notified by the National Response Center in Washington, D.C., Wednesday at 3:10 p.m. that an oil spill occurred in Port Canaveral. The equivalent of 10 U.S. petroleum barrels spilled during a commercial ship to barge transfer at the North Cargo Pier in Port Canaveral, some of which entered the water causing an oil sheen....