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Sector Long Island Sound - Response

The Response Department contains two divisions: Incident Management Division and the Enforcement Division. The Incident Management Division addresses SAR cases, pollution, and all hazards. The Enforcement Division enforces all laws and treaties and carries out PWCS enforcement activities, such as armed boardings, vessel escorts and security zone enforcement. This division works closely with federal, state, and local law enforcement and sister agencies within the DHS to respond to and mitigate the impact of maritime threats.

Last Modified 2/25/2014