Nakibahagi ang Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) K9 Field Operating Unit BARMM sa BUY-BUST OPERATION sa Tawi-Tawi kahapon, ika-09 ng Agosto 2022.

Sa tulong ni Coast Guard Working Dog (CGWD) James, nakumpirma na ILIGAL NA DROGA ang laman ng mga "Chinese tea plastic bags" na nakalagay sa isang reusable bag.

Nakuha ito sa dalawang suspek na kinilalang sina Nurhamin Nurussin at Husna Nurussin.

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) District Southern Mindanao assisted two Indonesian fishermen identified as 46-year-old Bukhari Mandea and 30-year-old Abdul Rahman Mandea, residents of Bere-bere, Maluku Utara Province, Indonesia.

The PCG Medical Clinic Southern Mindanao and PCG Nursing Service Southern Mindanao received a call from PCG Station Gensan regarding the said individuals who were seen floating 200 nautical miles east off Pujada Bay, Davao Oriental.

They were rescued by Clifford Barega of Atlantis Fishing Development Corporation on 07 August 2022. The Indonesian fishermen were transported by its carrier boat going to General Santos City Fish Port in Barangay Tambler.

Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Commandant, CG Admiral Artemio M Abu, led the OATH-TAKING CEREMONY OF THE 50 NEWLY APPOINTED COAST GUARD DRAFTEES at the National Headquarters, Port Area, Manila today, 04 August 2022.

CG Admiral Abu congratulated the 38 male and 12 female Coast Guard draftees for passing the selection process. He also reminded them to give their best in accomplishing every task because it will affect their personal growth, career development, and the entire organization.

"Beginning today, you are now considered government property. Whatever you do or fail to do will impact the organization," the Coast Guard Commandant expressed.

INCIDENT REPORT: The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) responds to a maritime incident involving MV FILIPINAS CEBU that ran aground in the vicinity waters between Igbon Island and Agho Island in Concepcion, Iloilo at around 12:08 a.m. today, 09 August 2022.

The said RoRo / passenger vessel of the Cokaliong Shipping Lines departed from Iloilo at around 07:14 p.m. (08 August 2022) bound for Cebu.

According to its skipper, 57-year-old Captain Alexander Wahing, the 223 passengers and 38 crew onboard (including him) remain safe and free from injury.

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has declared heightened alert status for the implementation of Oplan Balik Eskwela 2022 from 15 to 29 August 2022.

As per the directive of Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Jaime Bautista, PCG Commandant, CG Admiral Artemio M Abu, said the PCG shall coordinate with the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) and the Cebu Ports Authority (CPA) for the 24/7 operations of DOTr Malasakit Help Desks (MHDs) in major ports, harbors, and other maritime transport facilities where heavy influx of passengers is expected due to the resumption of classes.

The DOTr MHDs shall also be manned by a medical team to provide first aid and other necessary assistance for sea passengers. Aside from receiving and handling complaints from the riding public and maritime stakeholders, the DOTr MHDs shall also report possible threats to public safety, provide meals to stranded passengers, and assist in booking road transport services.