Coast Guard medevacs sailor from USS Spruance near Palos Verdes

Coast Guard medevacs sailor from USS Spruance near Palos Verdes
USS Spruance. US Navy photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced an injured crewmember from a Navy destroyer offshore of Palos Verdes, Saturday night. At approximately 6:30 p.m., Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach was notified of a 20-year-old crewmember who had sustained a leg injury aboard the USS Spruance (DDG-111), a Navy Arleigh Burke-class destroyer. After consulting with...

Coast Guard, Navy complete joint fisheries patrol in Oceania

Coast Guard, Navy complete joint fisheries patrol in Oceania
U.S. Coast Guardsmen from Coast Guard Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team, Law Enforcement Detachment 108 and Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Spruance  debark a rigid-hull inflatable boat. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Will Gaskill) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Navy completed a 40-day joint mission in the Central and South Pacific under the...