Marine Safety Detachment Port Canaveral holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

Marine Safety Detachment Port Canaveral holds ribbon-cutting ceremony
Linda Morros, Brevard Couty Sheriff’s Office precinct director for Port Canaveral, Capt. Todd Wiemers, commander, Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville, Capt. John Murray, CEO of Port Canaveral, and Wayne Justice, vice chairman of the Canaveral Port Authority, cut the ribbon to Marine Safety Detachment Port Canaveral’s new building in Port Canaveral, Florida, Nov. 29, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard responding to reports of tar balls on beaches in Brevard County

Coast Guard responding to reports of tar balls on beaches in Brevard County
PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. — Crewmembers at the Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Port Canaveral are working with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and private contractors to respond to reports of tar balls seen intermittently in the area between Southern Cocoa Beach to Melbourne Beach in Brevard County, Fla., Thursday. Beach goers are advised to avoid contact with the objects,...