Coast Guard is Seeking Broader Authority to Make Arrests on Land

Kime, Patricia
April 2004
Sea Power;Apr2004, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p20
Reports on efforts of the U.S. Coast Guard to obtain broader authority to make arrest on land. Purpose for deputizing seventy nine Coast Guardsmen; Scenarios enabling Coast Guardsmen to make arrest on high seas and in jurisdictional waters; Role of Coast Guard on land and its authority to impose the law.


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