Coast Guard, partner agencies assists disabled, overdue vessel west of Caladesi Island

Coast Guard, partner agencies assists disabled, overdue vessel west of Caladesi Island
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled and overdue vessel Monday off the coast of Caladesi Island. Four children and four adults were assisted. FWC located four children and two adults on Caladesi Island. They were transported to Seminole boat ramp. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); At 9:37 p.m., Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg...

U.S., Canadian Coast Guard crews rescue man from capsized vessel near Sekiu

U.S., Canadian Coast Guard crews rescue man from capsized vessel near Sekiu
Coast Guard crew members aboard a 47-foot Motor Life Boat from Station Neah Bay transfer a survivor from a small boat of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship John P. Tully, near Sekiu, Washington, July 28, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Port Angeles. SEATTLE – U.S. Coast Guard and Canadian Coast Guard crews rescued a 60-year-old man from a capsized vessel near the Hoko River in...

Coast Guard locates four people, overdue vessel offshore Orange Beach, Alabama

Coast Guard locates four people, overdue vessel offshore Orange Beach, Alabama
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo by Aux. Michael Dubin NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard located four people aboard an overdue vessel approximately 54 nautical miles offshore Orange Beach. Hunter Mccutcheon, Butch Mccutcheon, Cary Miller, and Brent Baker were located without reported injuries. The people were stranded after their vessel’s battery died. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Training Center Cape May Scheduled to Hold Sunset Parade on Coast Guard’s Birthday

Training Center Cape May Scheduled to Hold Sunset Parade on Coast Guard's Birthday
CAPE MAY, N.J. — Petty Officer Abascal marches a company of recruits during a Sunset Parade held at Training Center Cape May on June 30, 2019. Official U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Brahm. CAPE MAY, N.J. – U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is scheduled to host a Sunset Parade at the Training Center, Aug. 4 at 7:50 p.m., in honor of the Jersey Cape Military...

Coast Guard Station Cortez assists vessel taking on water in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard Station Cortez assists vessel taking on water in Gulf of Mexico
The crew members of Coast Guard Station Cortez dewater a pleasure craft vessel offshore of Bean Point, Florida, July 28, 2019. (Photo by Josh O’Conner of Longboat Police Department) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted four people whose boat was taking on water Sunday approximately 12 miles west of Bean Point. The Coast Guard arrived on scene, removed three people and dewatered the...

Coast Guard, city officials to hold active shooter drill

Coast Guard, city officials to hold active shooter drill
NEW ORLEANS – Coast Guard Sector New Orleans and local officials are scheduled to hold an active shooter drill at the Port of New Orleans Cruise Terminal from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday. Residents and community members around the New Orleans cruise terminal should expect large numbers of public safety personnel, equipment, sirens and simulated gunfire. This is a test of staff and equipment and...

Coast Guard searching for four people, overdue vessel near Orange Beach, Alabama

Coast Guard searching for four people, overdue vessel near Orange Beach, Alabama
Mobile, AL – Coast Guard Sector Mobile personnel are searching for an overdue vessel with four people on board, Monday. Overdue are Hunter Mccutcheon, Butch Mccutcheon, Cary Miller, and Brent Baker. The vessel, Still Rummin, is a 30-foot white Contender with a blue t-top, blue trim, and blue bottom paint. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people near Carquinez Bridge

Coast Guard rescues 3 people near Carquinez Bridge
Three people were injured after their 36-foot pleasure crafted collided with a jetty near the Carquinez Bridge in Vallejo, Califronia, July 27, 2019. Coast Guard Station Vallejo arrived on scene, administered first aid, and transferred the inured people to local EMS. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Joseph Rivas) VALLEJO, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued three people near the Carquinez...

Coast Guard breaks ground on FRC support building honoring civil rights trailblazer

Coast Guard breaks ground on FRC support building honoring civil rights trailblazer
Adm. Karl Shultz, the commandant of the Coast Guard, presided over the groundbreaking of the Cmdr. Carlton Skinner building at Naval Base Guam, July 22, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Auxiliarist David Liu) SANTA-RITA, Guam — Seventy-years after President Harry Truman appointed Carlton Skinner the first civilian governor of Guam, Adm. Karl Shultz, the commandant of the Coast Guard, presided over...