Coast Guard provides security during New York City Marathon

Coast Guard provides security during New York City Marathon
Coast Guard Police provide security at Sector New York during the start of the 2017 New York City Marathon on Staten Island, Nov. 5, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) NEW YORK – The Coast Guard provided security and a starting point for the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon on Staten Island, New York, Sunday. Several Coast Guard units provided assistance...

Coast Guard goes extra mile for NYC Marathon security

Coast Guard goes extra mile for NYC Marathon security
Story by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ali Flockerzi NEW YORK – Dedication, sweat, preparation and heart. Runners in the New York City Marathon may be the most visible part of this event, but they are merely the tip of the iceberg when you look at who is involved in organizing and keeping the public safe in one of the world’s largest and most competitive road races. Coast Guard Sector New York...