Make the Commitment to End Sexual Assault

Washington, DC - The Navy joins the Department of Defense (DoD) and the nation in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAPM) this April.

Fleet Activities Yokosuka's 26th Annual Spring Festival Attracts 37,000 Visitors

Yokosuka, Japan - U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka welcomed approximately 37,000 visitors to its 26th annual Spring Festival March 30.

Former Oroville Resident Sentenced to Home Detention for Making a False Bomb Threat

Sacramento, California - U.S. District Judge Troy L. Nunley sentenced Kao Xiong, 34, of Saint Paul, Minnesota, Thursday to time served plus five months of home detention and three years of supervised release for making a false bomb threat, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott said today.

Special Representative for Syria Engagement Ambassador James Jeffrey Travels to Belgium

Washington, DC - The Secretary’s Special Representative for Syria Engagement, Ambassador James F. Jeffrey, will travel to Brussels, Belgium, to attend the Third Brussels Conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region,” co-hosted by the European Union and United Nations March 12-14. The Department’s participation in this conference underscores that, as the largest single donor of humanitarian assistance, U.S. support for the Syrian people remains unwavering.

Carl Vinson Earns 2018 Battle "E"

Bremerton, Washington - Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) was awarded the 2018 Battle Efficiency "E" for West Coast-based aircraft carriers in an announcement released by Commander, Naval Air Forces, March 7.

San Diego County Man Who Laundered Ransom Money Paid by Kidnapping Victims’ Families Sentenced

Los Angeles, California - A National City man convicted of conspiracy was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison today for laundering the money of a violent kidnapping organization that held two dozen Mexican nationals hostage.