4th Annual Los Angeles Fleet Week Concludes

San Pedro, California - The fourth annual Los Angeles Fleet Week (LAFW) wrapped up Monday, with more than 1,200 Sailors, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen from six ships experiencing the hospitality of "The City of Angels" and the city of San Pedro.

Professional Skateboarder Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

San Diego, California - Robert Lorifice, a North County professional skateboarder, and his then-girlfriend Elizabeth Alexandra Landis, pleaded guilty in federal court today to possessing methamphetamine and heroin with the intent to distribute.

District Court Orders Texas Company to Stop Selling Adulterated Food

Houston, Texas - A federal court permanently enjoined a Houston, Texas, company from processing and distributing adulterated seafood products in violation of federal law, the Department of Justice announced Friday.

Firefighters Are Free During September at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Escondido, California - In honor of the hard-working firefighters who help to protect people, animals and structures across the region, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park—through the support of California Coast Credit Union—is offering free admission to all active firefighters throughout the entire month of September.

Man Sentenced for Trafficking Protected Turtles

Washington, DC - David Sommers, 64, of Levittown, Pennsylvania, was sentenced to six months imprisonment, three years of supervised release including six months of home detention, and to pay $250,000 in restitution for trafficking protected turtles.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Florida Emergency Declaration

Washington, DC - Friday, President Donald J. Trump declared that an emergency exists in the State of Florida and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State, tribal, and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from Hurricane Dorian beginning on August 28, 2019, and continuing.