News Release: Coast Guard, partner agencies team up for full-scale exercise in Ketchikan, Alaska 

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News Release  

U.S. Coast Guard 17th District PA Detachment Kodiak
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04/26/2023 09:19 PM EDT

Ketchikan, Alaska – Personnel from the Coast Guard and partner agencies conducted a full-scale active shooter exercise at the Ketchikan Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) Terminal on Wednesday, April 26, 2023.   
A Coast Guard Station Ketchikan 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew conducts a man overboard drill during a full-sale active shooter exercise aboard the Ketchikan Alaska Marine Highway System marine vessel Matanuska in Ketchikan, Alaska, April 26, 2023. The exercise is designed to improve active shooter response protocols and interagency coordination for potential emergencies. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Third Class Ian Gray.