Coast Guard ramps up security efforts for 57th Presidential Inauguration

Coast Guard ramps up security efforts for 57th Presidential Inauguration
WASHINGTON — Members from various Coast Guard units throughout the United States joined together Sunday in support of the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington Monday. Members of the Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team from Coast Guard Regional Dive Locker East, located in Portsmouth, Va., and Coast Guard Regional Dive Locker West, located in San Diego, Calif., patroled areas...

Coast Guard conducts security patrols for 57th Presidential Inauguration

Coast Guard conducts security patrols for 57th Presidential Inauguration
WASHINGTON — The Coast Guard has combined efforts with local, state and federal agencies to provide security in the Washington area in support of the 57th Presidential Inauguration. Agencies are conducting security patrols along the Potomac River, and air assets will enforce security zones within the National Capitol Region. “Inter-agency partnership is paramount in a national-security event...

Coast Guard to establish security zone for the presidential inauguration

Coast Guard to establish security zone for the presidential inauguration
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard will establish a temporary security zone in designated waters of the National Capital Region for the presidential inauguration effective Jan. 20 through Jan. 22. At certain times during this period, security zone enforcement may limit or prohibit navigation by commercial and recreational waterway users. The security zone will include the Potomac River from the Francis...

Coast Guard launches presidential inauguration security zone information site

WASHINGTON – The Coast Guard launched a presidential inauguration security zone Web site Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009.