Coast Guard Station Los Angeles/Long Beach to hold a change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Station Los Angeles/Long Beach to hold a change-of-command ceremony
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – Coast Guard Station Los Angeles/Long Beach is scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony for the Officer in Charge, Friday, July 24, 2015. Senior Chief Petty Officer David W. Bullard will transfer command to Senior Chief Petty Officer Matthew D. Vaughn, a native of Long Beach, during a change-of-command ceremony presided over by Capt. Jennifer F. Williams, Commander, Coast...

Coast Guard and Baywatch respond to sinking boat

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard and Baywatch Avalon worked together to help four people, including two children, who were on a sinking boat about 15 miles southeast of Catalina Island, Calif., Wednesday. Watchstanders dispatched a 45-foot rescue boat from Coast Guard Station Los Angeles/Long Beach, a Baywatch Avalon boat, and a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Los...