Coast Guard holds trial for boat crewmember

SAN DIEGO – A summary court-martial was held Wednesday for U. S. Coast Guard Petty Officer Brittany N. Rasmussen at the 32nd Street Naval Base in San Diego. Rasmussen appeared before the court and pleaded guilty to a violation of Article 92 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, dereliction of duty while serving as a crewmember aboard a Coast Guard patrol boat in San Diego Bay the evening...

Coast Guard crewmembers charged in San Diego Bay boat collision

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Criminal charges ranging from involuntary manslaughter to dereliction of duty have been preferred by the Coast Guard against four boat crewmembers from Coast Guard Station San Diego in connection with a fatal collision between one of the station’s patrol boats and a civilian vessel in San Diego Bay late last year.