Coast Guard rescues 3 people in distress from Moriches Inlet

Coast Guard rescues 3 people in distress from Moriches Inlet
A disabled 14-foot boat is put into a tow by a commercial salvage company near Moriches, New York, November 3, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Geiser) NEW YORK — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station East Moriches rescued three people in distress near Moriches Inlet, New York, Friday. At approximately 10:50 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island...

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Pine Island, Conn.

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Pine Island, Conn.
The Coast Guard assisted three people after their vessel starting taking on water near Pine Island, Connecticut, Friday, Oct. 20, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Peter Beaulieu) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted three people after their vessel starting taking on water near Pine Island, Conn., Friday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command...

Coast Guard, local agency assist 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet, N.Y.

Coast Guard, local agency assist 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet, N.Y.
Coast Guard and Suffolk County Police rescue crews assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet in Long Island, Wednesday evening.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Moriches) NEW YORK — Coast Guard and Suffolk County Police rescue crews assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet in Long Island, Wednesday evening. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from a cruise ship Crystal Serenity 50-miles off of Montauk, N.Y.

Coast Guard medevacs woman from a cruise ship Crystal Serenity 50-miles off of Montauk, N.Y.
US Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 65-year-old woman from the cruise ship Crystal Serenity approximately 50-miles southeast of Montauk, New York, Sunday. At approximately 1 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report from the cruise ship Crystal Serenity of a passenger suffering with severe stomach...

Coast Guard to Install Radio-Activated Sound Signals in Connecticut and Long Island

Coast Guard to Install Radio-Activated Sound Signals in Connecticut and Long Island
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound will be replacing traditional sound signals (foghorns) with marine radio-activated sound signals at eight different locations across Connecticut and three locations on Long Island. Mariners that require the use of sound signals during periods of reduced visibility will be able to activate them on demand by momentarily turning their VHF-FM radio...

Search ends for man missing near New Haven, Conn.

Search ends for man missing near New Haven, Conn.
USCG File Photo NEW YORK – Coast Guard and partner agency crews ended their search for a missing boater, Sunday evening, after a body matching the mans description was located in the vicinity of New Haven, Conn. At approximately 8:30 p.m. Connecticut State Police dive unit located the body of Michael Murphy, a 53-year-old boater. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the friends and families of the...

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man missing near New Haven, Conn.

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man missing near New Haven, Conn.
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a man Sunday, after his 32-foot boat was found capsized and damaged near New Haven, Conn. Missing is Michael Murphy. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report from a good Samaritan stating...

Coast Guard medevacs diver 20-miles southeast of Fire Island

Coast Guard medevacs diver 20-miles southeast of Fire Island
NEW YORK – Crews from Coast Guard Station Fire Island and EMT personnel from Suffolk County conduct a medevac of a man in Babylon, New York, on August 26, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Fire Island) NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Station Fire Island boatcrew medevaced a diver Saturday afternoon, 20 miles southeast of the Fire Island Inlet. At approximately 1:15 p.m. a crewmember...

Coast Guard suspends search for possible person in the water near New London, CT

NEW YORK — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a possible person in the water near New London, Conn. New London police received a 911-call at approximately 7:00 p.m. from someone stating they saw an individual enter the water near Ocean Beach Park and not resurface. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast (UMIB) and launched a MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...