Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 8 people from water

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 8 people from water
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The Coast Guard Cutter William Flores stands by to assist as two commercial salvage boatcrews assist the 65-foot motor vessel, Siempre Sonando, March 30, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Williams Flores MIAMI — Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued eight people Friday after...

Coast Guard rescues man from water near Dinner Key Marina

Coast Guard rescues man from water near Dinner Key Marina
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water early Tuesday morning in the vicinity of Dinner Key Marina. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from a good Samaritan vessel reporting they heard a man...

Coast Guard assists 3 adults, 2 children near Sands Key

Coast Guard assists 3 adults, 2 children near Sands Key
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat—Medium boatcrew takes a photo with some boaters they assisted, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Francis Bellocchio MIAMI — The Coast Guard assisted three adults and two children Tuesday from a disabled pleasure craft in the vicinity of Sands Key. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Miami received a 911 relay call...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water near Miami Beach

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water near Miami Beach
Boatcrew members from Coast Guard Station Miami Beach rescued four people from the water in the vicinity of Card Sound Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Miami Beach MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued four people from the water off Miami Beach Thursday after their boat started taking on water. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Miami Beach received a call at approximately...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for 22 year old man near Belle Island

Coast Guard, local agencies search for 22 year old man near Belle Island
MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a man Friday approximately 500 yards north of Belle Island in Miami Beach. Missing is Tyron Robertson, 22. Robertson was on a 17-foot rental boat when he reportedly entered the water and failed to resurface. His girlfriend who was on the boat reported Robertson missing after they were unable to locate him. A 33-foot rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard offloads more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami

Coast Guard offloads more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami
MIAMI — Crewmembers of Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, offloaded 254 kilograms of cocaine and 3,662 pounds of marijuana interdicted in the Caribbean Sea as part of Operation  Martillo worth an estimated wholesale value of $11.8 million, at Base Miami Beach, Friday. On Sept. 3, a maritime patrol aircraft reported a suspicious Panamanian flagged sailing vessel southeast of Nicaragua....

Coast Guard to offload more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami

Coast Guard to offload more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami
MIAMI — Crewmembers of Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, are scheduled to offload 254 kilograms of cocaine and 3,662 pounds of marijuana interdicted in the Caribbean Sea as part of Operation  Martillo worth an estimated wholesale value of $11.8 million, at Base Miami Beach, this morning. On Sept. 3, a maritime patrol aircraft reported a suspicious Panamanian flagged sailing vessel southeast...

Coast Guard repatriates 64 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 64 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — Sixty-four Cuban migrants aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore were repatriated to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Monday. This repatriation is a result of five separate migrant interdictions at sea in the south Florida Straits. These events were Cubans trying to illegally enter the United States on unseaworthy vessels commonly referred to as “rustics” or “chugs.”...

Coast Guard medically evacuates male with leg injury near Nixon Beach, Fla

Coast Guard medically evacuates male with leg injury near Nixon Beach, Fla
MIAMI – A rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, medically evacuated a male in the vicinity of Nixon Beach, Florida, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from a crewmember aboard a 53-foot catamaran, Mariah, of a 37-year-old male passenger who required emergency medical services after suffering an injury to his leg after jumping off the boat. A...