Welcome to the U.S. Coast Guard's Video Channel. <br /><br />This channel is dedicated to the U.S. Coast Guard, its people and their missions. The United States Coast Guard is a military, multi-mission, maritime service within the Department of Homeland Security and one of the nations’ five armed services. <br /><br />The Coast Guard provides unique benefits to the nation because of its distinctive blend of military, humanitarian, and civilian law-enforcement capabilities. Its core roles are Maritime Safety, Maritime Security, Maritime Mobility, National Defense and the Protection of Natural Resources. <br />Please visit us often @ <br />