Coast Guard responds to disabled sailboat west of the Florida Keys

KEY WEST, Fla. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Ocracoke responded Saturday to the 37-foot Canadian-flagged sailboat Emanuel with seven people aboard that became disabled after one of their masts was damaged Friday.

Coast Guard Cutter Legare operates in Haiti to bring relief to earthquake victims

MIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Legare, homeported in Portsmouth, Va., spent six days operating in Port-au-Prince harbor conducting medevacs, providing waterside security and working with the Haitian coast guard in support of Operation Unified Response Jan. 21 through 28, 2010.

Coast Guard physician assistant donates breast milk to help Haitian newborns

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Coast Guard Lt. Teresa Wolf, a physician assistant, is deployed with Port Security Unit 307 in support of relief operations in Haiti. One of the loved ones she left behind was her 10-week old girl Chloe Daniel.

Coast Guard Station Chatham assists disabled fishing vessel

BOSTON — A Station Chatham, Mass. 42-foot rescue boat crew assisted a disabled fishing vessel 17 miles east of Chatham at 11 p.m. Saturday after the 76-foot boat with four people on board lost power.

Coast Guard medevacs injured Navy Seal

SAN DIEGO — An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector San Diego transported an injured Navy Seal from San Clemente Island to Naval Medical Center San Diego Saturday afternoon.

Coast Guard responds to bridge allision on the Ohio River

HENDERSON, Ky. – The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to an allision involving the 70-foot uninspected towing vessel Gentry B and the U.S. 41 Day Park Highway Bridge at mile marker 786 on the Ohio River.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman off North Carolina coast

The Coast Guard suspended its search 6:30 p.m. Friday for a fisherman who reportedly fell overboard approximately 66 miles southeast of Beaufort Inlet.

Coast Guard helps Bahamians locate more than 360 pounds of cocaine and 46 pounds of marijuana

MIAMI – Two law-enforcement boarding teams from the Coast Guard Cutter Forward assisted Royal Bahamian Police Force officials and U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency agents Wednesday in locating more than 360 pounds of cocaine and 46 pounds of marijuana hidden within a Haitian-flagged vessel.

The Coast Guard and Super Bowl XLIV Safety

MIAMI – Seventh Coast Guard District Commander Rear Adm. Steve Branham discusses increased security measures for Super Bowl XLIV at Air Station Miami Jan. 27, 2010. The Indianapolis Colts will square off with the New Orleans Saints at Super Bowl XLIV, scheduled for Feb. 7, 2010, at Sun Life Stadium in Miami. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nick Ameen. var _bos =...