Coast Guard boat crew rescues 2 watercraft riders just off Saint Thomas

Coast Guard boat crew rescues 2 watercraft riders just off Saint Thomas
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The crew of a Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement from Boat Forces Saint Thomas rescued two boaters just off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands July 14, 2018.  SAINT THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – The boat crew of a Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement rescued...

Coast Guard, commercial salvage vessel rescue 2 from capsized vessel near Islamorada

Coast Guard, commercial salvage vessel rescue 2 from capsized vessel near Islamorada
A commercial salvage vessel approaches a capsized pleasure boat with two people Saturday, July 14, 2018 near Whale Harbor near Islamorada.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Islamorada MIAMI — The Coast Guard and a commercial salvage vessel rescued two people from a capsized 24-foot pleasure craft Saturday near Whale Harbor near Islamorada. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard, FWC seize illegal catch near Blackwater Sound

Coast Guard, FWC seize illegal catch near Blackwater Sound
Mangrove snappers lie on the deck of a recreational vessel, July 9, 2018, near Blackwater Sound, Florida. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission seized 64 mangrove snappers and one undersized barracuda aboard the 22-foot recreational boat near Blackwater Sound, Monday. A Coast Guard Station Islamorada 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement...

Coast Guard rescues 9 boaters near Hen and Chickens Reef

Coast Guard rescues 9 boaters near Hen and Chickens Reef
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew rescue nine people from the water in Hen and Chickens Reef, Florida, July 5, 2018.  Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Rich Steidell. MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued nine people from the water Thursday after their boat began sinking and capsized near Hen and Chickens Reef. Rescued were: Shawn Zimmerman,...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operations after rescuing 2 near Fisher Island

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operations after rescuing 2 near Fisher Island
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 35-foot pleasure craft Catviar near Fisher Island after two people from the Catviar were rescued from the water by a good Samaritan Saturday. A Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement boatcrew arrived on scene after the rescue, and conducted the...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 10 people from water near Nixon Beach

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 10 people from water near Nixon Beach
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard, Miami-Dade Fire Department and Fast Response Marine Towing and Salvage rescued 10 people, including five minors, from the water near Nixon Beach, Saturday. At approximately 7:21 p.m., Miami-Dade dispatch sent Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders a report of 10 people in the water from a capsized 20-foot...

Coast Guard terminates yacht voyage after bridge allision

Coast Guard terminates yacht voyage after bridge allision
The 65-foot pleasure yacht Zenith allides with the Venetian Causeway Bridge in Miami, June 16, 2018.  (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 65-foot pleasure yacht Zenith at Sea Isle Marina after discovering several safety issues and environmental concerns including carrying more paying passengers than they were certified to carry on board the vessel Saturday. A...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Key Largo

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Key Largo
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft – Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 50-year-old man from a disabled 20-foot pleasure craft from Tavernier Creek near Key Largo. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a call from Coast Guard Station Islamorada reporting a disable 20-foot pleasure craft with a 50-year-old man aboard stating he was experiencing...

Coast Guard searching for 2 women in Boot Key Harbor Near Marathon, Fla.

Coast Guard searching for 2 women in Boot Key Harbor Near Marathon, Fla.
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard along with Monroe County Sheriff’s Office are searching for two women Tuesday who went into the water in Boot Key Harbor near Marathon. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a call at approximately 2:30 am., from Chris Hambrock reporting he was on a small row boat with two...