Coast Guard provides security during New York City Marathon

Coast Guard provides security during New York City Marathon
Coast Guard Police provide security at Sector New York during the start of the 2017 New York City Marathon on Staten Island, Nov. 5, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) NEW YORK – The Coast Guard provided security and a starting point for the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon on Staten Island, New York, Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing man near Quinby, Va.

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing man near Quinby, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing man southeast of Quinby Saturday. The 36-year-old missing man was last seen camping on Parramore Island around midnight Thursday. The Coast Guard searched for a total of 30 hours covering approximately 142 square miles Friday and Saturday. “One of the most difficult decisions...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Quinby, Va.

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Quinby, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and other agencies are searching for a missing man southeast of Quinby Saturday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads Command Center in Portsmouth received notification at about 2:40 p.m. Friday that 36-year-old Will Judge of Baltimore, Maryland, last seen camping on Parramore Island near Quinby Inlet,...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger off Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger off Atlantic City, NJ
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a passenger off the cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway, about 13-miles off Atlantic City, Sunday. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were contacted by the cruise ship crew stating a passenger was ill and needed medical care at 7 p.m. A rescue crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City launched an...

Coast Guard awards Philadelphia brothers for rescue efforts

Coast Guard awards Philadelphia brothers for rescue efforts
Capt. Eric Gleason presents the Coast Guard Public Service Commendation to Joe Gottschalk (center) and Billy Gottschalk (right), for their efforts to help save four people on boogie boards caught in a riptide on August 10, 2016, at Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, Oct. 11, 2017.Coast Guard photography by Petty Officer 1st Class Seth Johnson PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard awarded two brothers...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 50 miles off Atlantic City

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 50 miles off Atlantic City
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a 57-year old fisherman who was reportedly injured after falling from his bunk approximately 50-miles south east of Atlantic City, N.J. Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City launched an MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew and hoisted the man aboard the helicopter at 6:34 p.m. The rescue crew transferred the man to...

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing boater, 40, near Woodbridge, Va.

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing boater, 40, near Woodbridge, Va.
USCG file photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search for a missing 40-year-old man Sunday after his boat capsized near Leesylvania State Park. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report from a good Samaritan stating he saw an overturned vessel with two people in the water at approximately 9 p.m. Saturday. Sector Maryland-NCR watchstanders issued...

Coast Guard, local partner agencies searching for man, 40, near Woodbridge, Va.

Coast Guard, local partner agencies searching for man, 40, near Woodbridge, Va.
29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo)BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a 40-year-old man after his 12-foot boat capsized near Leesylvania State Park Saturday evening. The missing male is described as Hispanic, wearing a white shirt and black shorts. He was not wearing a lifejacket. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water near Governors Island, NY

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water near Governors Island, NY
USCG FIle Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard suspended its search Friday morning for a person in the water near Governors Island, New York. Upon being notified of the incident, Coast Guard, NYPD, and FDNY units were immediately dispatched to the scene Thursday night saturating the area searching for the person until just after midnight. Coast Guard units continued to search for the person through the...