14 U.S. Code § 99 - Enforcement authority

Subject to guidelines approved by the Secretary, members of the Coast Guard, in the performance of official duties, may—
(1) carry a firearm; and
(2) while at a facility (as defined in section 70101 of title 46)—
(A) make an arrest without warrant for any offense against the United States committed in their presence; and
(B) seize property as otherwise provided by law.


(Added Pub. L. 111–281, title II, § 208(a),Oct. 15, 2010, 124 Stat. 2912.)

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