Coast Guard 17th District holds change of command

Coast Guard 17th District holds change of command
JUNEAU, Alaska ā€” Rear Adm. Dan Abel assumed command of Coast Guard 17th District from Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Station Juneau on Thursday. The change of command ceremony is a time-honored tradition that solidifies the continuity of leadership for personnel at the unit. Click the photo for more from the ceremony. var _bos = _bos||[]; _bos.push({...

U.S. Coast Guard, Royal Canadian Mounted Police sign agreement to fight cross-border crime

U.S. Coast Guard, Royal Canadian Mounted Police sign agreement to fight cross-border crime
BOSTON ā€” U.S. Coast Guard Rear Adm. Dan Abel, commander of the U.S. 1st Coast Guard District, and Assistant Commissioner Roger Brown, commanding officer of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police ā€œJā€ Division, met at U.S. Coast Guard Station Eastport, Maine, to formally sign the Eastern Region International Cross-Border Maritime Law Enforcement Operations, also known as Shiprider, standard operating...