Coast Guard concludes Non-Judicial Punishment hearing for petty officer in collision case

ALAMEDA, Calif. – A charge of dereliction of duty against Coast Guard Petty Officer Lavelle M. Teague was found to be unsupported and was dismissed following a non-judicial punishment hearing held in Alameda, Calif., Tuesday. Teague faced the charge under Article 92 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice in connection with his duties as a lookout during a patrol in San Diego Bay Dec. 20, 2009,...

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.