Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell returns home with more than 28,000 pounds of cocaine

Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell returns home with more than 28,000 pounds of cocaine
SAN DIEGO – Coast Guardsmen offloaded more than 28,000 pounds of cocaine at Naval Base San Diego and were recognized by a senior Coast Guard official for their role in counter drug missions during a 90-day deployment Monday at 10 a.m. The crew of Cutter Boutwell turned the cocaine, worth more than $423 million wholesale, over to agents from the Drug Enforcement Agency. The drugs were seized and...

Coast Guard Station Provincetown crew to be awarded Meritorious Unit Commendation

Coast Guard Station Provincetown crew to be awarded Meritorious Unit Commendation
BOSTON — The crew of Coast Guard Station Provincetown, Mass., is scheduled to be awarded the Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation during a ceremony Friday at 8:30 a.m. The crew will be recognized for numerous achievements and accomplishments during the past two years including energy savings, training initiatives and mission execution. Specifically, the crew modified its energy usage, saving...