Coast Guard suspends search for missing Emerald Bay diver

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Emerald Bay diver
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for the missing diver in Emerald Bay on Catalina Island, Calif., this evening at 6:37 p.m. The active search was suspended at sunset after Coast Guard boat and air crews scoured approximately 587 square nautical miles, spending over 69 hours in search patterns. Helicopter aircrews from Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles and Coast...

The Coast Guard wants you to Survive Your Dive!

The Coast Guard wants you to Survive Your Dive!
LOS ANGELES – As response agencies continue their search for a missing diver in Emerald Bay on Catalina Island, Calif., the Coast Guard reminds recreational divers to play it safe when diving along the California coast. In addition to the ongoing search, a diver fatality was reported Wednesday morning off Anacapa Island by the National Park Service, bringing the number diving accidents in the area...

Coast Guard, local agencies conduct search for missing man near Pohoiki Bay, Hawaii

Coast Guard, local agencies conduct search for missing man near Pohoiki Bay, Hawaii
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Hawaii Fire Department are searching for a man reported missing near Pohoiki Bay, Hawaii, Wednesday. Missing is 65-year-old Charles Rosecranes. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Honolulu received a report from Hawaii Fire Department regarding a missing 65-year-old man who was last seen approximately 1 a.m. Wednesday. He reportedly fell overboard from a 15-foot outboard...

Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay assists unconscious boater off Fort Smallwood Park

Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay assists unconscious boater off Fort Smallwood Park
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Maryland Natural Resource Police assisted two boaters Tuesday after one of the boaters lost consciousness near Fort Smallwood Park. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay received a call from a good Samaritan aboard the recreational boat Brilliance at approximately 5:45 p.m., relaying a message from a boater that the operator was unconscious aboard a 25-foot...

Coast Guard seeking public’s help in locating owner of boat found adrift near Kilauea Lighthouse

Coast Guard seeking public's help in locating owner of boat found adrift near Kilauea Lighthouse
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing person approximately one mile offshore from Kilauea Lighthouse, Kauai, Tuesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center received notification from a good Samaritan at 1:20 p.m. of an adrift white inflatible boat. There are no missing persons or distress reports in the area. The Coast Guard is searching for a possible...

Coast Guard Sector San Diego aircrew medevacs ailing boat captain

Coast Guard Sector San Diego aircrew medevacs ailing boat captain
San Diego – The Coast Guard medically evacuated the 64-year-old master of a Malaysian-flagged ship nearly 80 miles south of San Clemente Island, Tuesday. The agent of the motor vessel Bunga Kasturi Dua requested the medevac after the master began experiencing gastrointestinal distress symptoms. A Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter conducted the medevac and brought the man...

Coast Guard searching for missing diver in Emerald Bay

Coast Guard searching for missing diver in Emerald Bay
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The U. S. Coast Guard is currently conducting a search in Emerald Bay near Catalina for a diver who was reported missing at approximately 11:00 pm Monday night. A Coast Guard response boat medium and helicopter are conducting a search for the missing diver.  Baywatch and the Sheriff’s department are also assisting with the search. The Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach...

Coast Guard Station Golden Gate assists commercial fishing vessel off Ocean Beach

Coast Guard Station Golden Gate assists commercial fishing vessel off Ocean Beach
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard assisted a commercial fishing vessel off Ocean Beach Monday evening At approximately 4 p.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a distress broadcast from the operator of the commercial fishing vessel Joyce, requesting immediate assistance due to vessel stability issues discovered while retrieving fishing gear. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco...

Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber rescues 3 divers east of Boynton Inlet, Fla.

Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber rescues 3 divers east of Boynton Inlet, Fla.
MIAMI — Search-and-rescue crews rescued three divers Monday evening two nautical miles east of Boynton Inlet, Fla. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report of a disabled vessel with four people aboard and three missing divers in the water. The watchstanders issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast (UMIB) and launched a boatcrew with Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet, Fla.,...