Valentin

Santos Valentin: A fallen police officer’s legacy lives on

More than 400 law enforcement officers and fire fighters were killed at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11. While the memory of each of these lifesavers remains in our hearts and minds, there is one officer whose memory continues to live on within the Coast Guard – badge #21630, Santos Valentin.


Coast Guard Locates Missing Boy

Early this morning, Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater air crews onboard a C-130 plane located the boat carrying a three-year-old boy who was reportedly kidnapped by his father last Saturday, November 28, 2009. The 32-foot sailboat was approximately 100 nautical […]


itCG-Missing boy, Rear Admiral first, diver medevac, Operation Safe Catch

Guardians from St. Petersburg, Fl. are assisting local law enforcement agencies in a search for a missing 3-year-old boy, after the boy and his estranged father were seen boarding a 32-foot sailboat and leaving a local marina. Authorities are concerned […]


Guardians of the Week – Coast Guard Station Wachapreague

This week, the Guardians of the Week come to us from the Sector Hampton Roads area of responsibility. We are honoring the members of the Coast Guard small boat Station Wachapreague for their dedication to duty during Operation Dry Water. […]