Coast Guard searches for man overboard 100 miles south of Cameron, Louisiana

Coast Guard searches for man overboard 100 miles south of Cameron, Louisiana
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lexie Preston. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a 55 year-old man who reportedly fell overboard approximately 100 miles south of Cameron, Louisiana, Monday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from water near Fulton, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 from water near Fulton, Texas
U.S. Coast Guard 25 Foot Response Boast-Small File Photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters from the water after their vessel sank near Fulton, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a report of two boaters in the water near Channel Marker 1, approximately one mile east of Fulton Harbor, after their 39-foot vessel reportedly struck...

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crews illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crews illegally fishing US waters
A lancha moored to a pier in southern Texas after being seized by Coast Guard law enforcement crews May 30, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard and Customs and Border Protection National Air Security Operations Center – Corpus Christi law enforcement crews detected and interdicted three Mexican lancha boat crews engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off...

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters
A lancha floats next to a pier after its seizure by Coast Guard law enforcement crews on May 27, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Sunday morning. Coast Guard crews stopped one lancha with a total of five Mexican fishermen engaged...

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters
A lancha floats near a pier in southern Texas waters after being seized by Coast Guard law enforcement crews on May 23, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Wednesday afternoon. Coast Guard crews stopped one lancha with a total...

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Thursday evening. Coast Guard crews stopped one lancha with a total of four Mexican fishermen engaged in illegal fishing. One lancha boat with fishing gear onboard was seized. The Mexican fishermen were detained and transferred...

Coast Guard medevacs injured mariner near Rockport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs injured mariner near Rockport, Texas
25-Foot Response Boat-Small. US Coast Guard Files Photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced an 18-year-old injured mariner off a 24-foot recreational vessel near Rockport, late Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a request for a medevac from the Port Aransas Police Department after a 911 call from a mariner reporting a person aboard...

Coast Guard holds change of command ceremony for Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi

Coast Guard holds change of command ceremony for Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi
Capt. Edward Gaynor relieves Capt. Tony Hahn as commanding officer of Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi during a change-of-command ceremony, May 4, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Edward Wargo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi held a change-of-command ceremony in Corpus Christi, Texas, Friday. During the ceremony, Capt. Edward Gaynor relieved...

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Monday afternoon. Coast Guard crews stopped a lancha with a total of four Mexican fishermen engaged in illegal fishing. The lancha boat, 151 red snapper, two mangrove snapper and one shark, a combined total catch of 921 pounds,...