Secretary’s Award of Valor

Chief, Texas native recognized with DHS Secretary’s Award for Valor

Wednesday, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson presented the Department of Homeland Security Secretary’s Award for Valor to 10 employees who have displayed “exceptional courage and valor” while serving DHS, its components, or off-duty. Today we recognize Chief Petty Officer […]


Women's History Month banner featuring a U.S. Coast Guard cartoon by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cory Mendenhall.

Celebrating women of character, courage and commitment: Lt. La’Shanda Holmes

This month’s commemoration of women’s history highlights the achievements of women in the Coast Guard and celebrates their qualities of character, courage and commitment. In this four-part series, we will be introducing you to women who are making an impact […]