Coast Guard schedules court-martial in Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard schedules court-martial in Juneau, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard petty officer accused of rape and sexual contact will face a court-martial Wednesday at 8 a.m., in room 285 of the Hurff Ackerman Sanders Federal Building in Juneau. Petty Officer 3rd Class William Bisel, 26, an aviation maintenance technician assigned to the public works department at Coast Guard Air Station Sitka is charged with two violations of Article 120 of the...

Coast Guard courts-martials Cutter Venturous crew members for hazing

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard, following completion of its investigation into allegations of hazing aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Venturous, recently completed a series of courts-martial and disciplinary measures based upon evidence uncovered during the investigation. The two-year Coast Guard investigation revealed that some former and current Coast Guard Cutter Venturous crew members engaged...

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.