Welcome to the Coast Guard's 5th District, located in Portsmouth.
The Coast Guard’s 5th District Headquarters in Portsmouth, Va., is responsible for Coast Guard activities from South Carolina to New Jersey. There are three offices responsible for media relations here. The main office in Portsmouth and detached offices in Baltimore and Atlantic City, N.J. For more information about the 5th District, visit our homepage at www.uscg.mil/d5.
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October 27, 2016 Coast Guard conducts multiple rescues off Ocean City, Maryland
October 24, 2016 FEATURE RELEASE: From parks to the Pentagon
October 23, 2016 Video Release: Coast Guard medevacs man off Hatteras Inlet, NC
October 22, 2016 Video Release: Coast Guard oversees barge refloating in Avon, NC
October 21, 2016 Coast Guard rescues 2 near Ocean City, Md.
October 20, 2016 Coast Guard medevacs man off fishing vessel near Oregon Inlet, NC
October 20, 2016 Feature Release: Lumber River rescuers
October 19, 2016 Coast Guard medevacs man in Mobjack Bay, VA