Hoax calls affect us all

Hoax calls affect us all
Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Kayla Gamester explains the impacts of hoax distress calls at Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay, Baltimore, July 3, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ronald Hodges) “This is the fishing vessel SOL E MAR. This is a MAYDAY, we’re sinking, we need help now!” were the some of the last words of 19-year-old Billy Hokanson, as the fishing boat...