Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker in Maurice River, New Jersey

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker in Maurice River, New Jersey
26 foot Trailerable Aids to Navigation Boat file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing kayaker in the vicinity of the East Point Lighthouse in Heislerville, New Jersey, Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received notification from the Cumberland County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Center reporting a...

Coast Guard rescues 6 aboard foundering canoe off Oahu

Coast Guard rescues 6 aboard foundering canoe off Oahu
The Coast Guard, Honolulu County Fire Department and Ocean Safety first responders rescue six paddlers aboard a sinking canoe off Black Point near Diamond Head, Hawaii, Aug. 18, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Olga Davis) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Honolulu Fire Department, and Ocean Safety Lifeguard Services rescued six paddlers aboard a sinking canoe off Diamond Head, Sunday. There...

Coast Guard rescues person in the water near Crystal Beach, Texas

Coast Guard rescues person in the water near Crystal Beach, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston boat crew stands with the mariner they rescued after he entered the water when his jet ski began to sink approximately two miles offshore Crystal Beach, Texas, Aug. 17, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a 50-year-old man from the water after his jet ski began sinking approximately two miles offshore Crystal Beach,...

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for overdue boaters near Port Canaveral

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for overdue boaters near Port Canaveral
Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard along with partner agencies are searching for two overdue boaters Saturday after not returning from a fishing trip near Port Canaveral. The boaters, Brian McCluney and Justin Walker, were last seen departing the 300 Christopher Columbus boat ramp...

Coast Guard, locals medevac woman from cruise ship near Hump Island, Alaska

Coast Guard, locals medevac woman from cruise ship near Hump Island, Alaska
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard boat crew and Juneau fire department personnel medevaced a 49-year-old woman from a cruise ship near Hump Island, Wednesday. The 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau transported the woman to Statter Harbor, where they transferred her to Capital City Fire and Rescue personnel...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation in Miami

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation in Miami
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 23-foot Hurricane vessel with 12 passengers aboard Monday at the 79th Boat Ramp for conducting an illegal charter. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a notification from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission agents reporting that they had stopped...

Coast Guard, partner agencies recover 1,300 pounds of marijuana near Catalina Island

Coast Guard, partner agencies recover 1,300 pounds of marijuana near Catalina Island
Seaman Alyssa Massores, Petty Officer 3rd Class David Olson, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Cody Laeger stand near a van filled with approximately 1,300 pounds of marijuana seized near Catalina Island, Aug. 13, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a report of multiple bales of narcotics in the water near Santa Catalina Island, Tuesday. A...

Coast Guard, local partners save 2 from disabled vessel off Guam

Coast Guard, local partners save 2 from disabled vessel off Guam
A Coast Guard Station Apra Harbor 45-foot Response Boat – Medium. USCG File Photo SANTA RITA, Guam — The Coast Guard, Guam Fire Department, and U.S. Navy rescued two people by locating and towing their disabled vessel into Hagåtña Boat Basin, Tuesday. “This is a great example of the importance of local agency training and partnerships,” said Petty Officer 1st Class Brandon Kuechenberg,...

Coast Guard medevacs man offshore Panama City, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs man offshore Panama City, Florida
A response boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Panama City transport a man experiencing symptoms of heat stroke to emergency medical services at Panama City Marina.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Chandler Pratt) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a charter fishing boat offshore Panama City, Florida, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 12:05...