Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in Operation Patriot Sands

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in Operation Patriot Sands
Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Arthur Andrade lines up the boat and truck before loading them onto the Air Force C-17 Globemaster cargo airplane during Operation Patriot Sands at Homestead Air Reserve Base, Florida, Feb. 23, 2019. Coast Guard Photo by Ensign Phillip Atkinson. MIAMI – Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team Miami, the Air Force, FBI, Miami Fire and Rescue and Urban...

Court-martialed Coast Guardsman sentenced to 8 months confinement, bad conduct discharge

Court-martialed Coast Guardsman sentenced to 8 months confinement, bad conduct discharge
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guardsman pled guilty Tuesday of drug charges and was sentenced that evening during a special court-martial in Miami. Petty Officer 3rd Class Heather D. Hardy was sentenced to eight months confinement in a military brig, a bad conduct discharge, forfeiture of $1,010 pay per month for a total of eight months, and a reduction to paygrade E-1, the military’s lowest enlisted...