Coast Guard confirms source of Goleta Oil Sheen to be Natural Seepage

Coast Guard confirms source of Goleta Oil Sheen to be Natural Seepage
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard has confirmed the initial source for the Goleta beach oil sheen that occurred early Wednesday, July 29, 2015 as natural seepage. Watch standers at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles/Long Beach received a call from Santa Barbara County Fire Department at 10:40 a.m., Wednesday...

Coast Guard Searching for Possible Missing Person Near Redondo Beach Pier

Coast Guard Searching for Possible Missing Person Near Redondo Beach Pier
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard and local Port Partners received a report of a potentially intoxicated female entering the water near Redondo Pier in Redondo Beach, Calif., early Sunday morning. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The reporting witnesses did not see the female emerge once she entered the water. The Coast Guard...

Search for woman near Palos Verdes continues

Search for woman near Palos Verdes continues
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard and local responders are continuing their search efforts for a woman off the coast of Palos Verdes, Calif., who was reported missing around 11 p.m., Aug. 11. The 49-year-old woman was snorkeling alone near the Terranea Resort but did not return as planned. Her husband contacted the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department who searched and found the woman’s...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Laguna Beach

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Laguna Beach
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is searching for a 75-year-old man off the coast of Laguna Beach, Calif., after his sailboat was found adrift Aug. 1. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach was notified at approximately 3 a.m. Wednesday that the boater was overdue from Dana Point, Calif. His 28-foot sailing vessel was located by Laguna Beach Lifeguards. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air...

Coast Guard suspends search for possible people in the water near Palos Verdes

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for possible people in the water near Palos Verdes, Calif.,at approximately 4 p.m. The search was initiated after a capsized panga was found near Bluff Cove at about 6:30 a.m., this morning. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Los Angeles, a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium from Station Los Angeles-Long Beach, and the...

Coast Guard investigating source of oiled pelicans near Santa Barbara

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The Coast Guard and California state agencies are investigating how five Brown Pelicans became partially covered in oil near Santa Barbara, Calif., July 12 and 13. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Los Angeles conducted an over flight of the area just before sunset Wednesday, and is scheduled to conduct a first-light over flight, Thursday. The helicopter...

Coast Guard Coordinates Rescue of Five

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard dispatched a boat and a helicopter while coordinating the rescue of five people from a capsized canoe during the 2010 Catalina U.S. Championship Outrigger Canoe Race, about seven miles north of Avalon, Calif.

Coast Guard Medevacs Unconscious Diver

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard medevaced a 55-year-old male diver after he began slipping in and out of consciousness near Anacapa Island, Calif., early Saturday afternoon.

Coast Guard suspends search for male near Catalina Island

CATALINA ISLAND, Calif. – The Coast Guard suspended the search for a 45-year-old male that had gone missing near Catalina Island, Sunday, at approximately 10:45 a.m.