Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard suspended their search for a missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach Sunday, pending further developments. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from a good Samaritan at 5:17 p.m., Saturday, reporting that Shaun Linn, an 18-year-old male, entered the water and did not return to the surface approximately 50-100 yards from the...

Coast Guard assists vessel in distress near Catalina Island

Coast Guard assists vessel in distress near Catalina Island
LOS ANGELES − The Coast Guard assisted a vessel in distress approximately 23 miles off Catalina Island, Wednesday. The Coast Guard received a call via VHF radio ch 16 at 10 p.m., Wednesday, from a 37-foot sailing vessel, with two individuals aboard, reporting that the vessel was disabled due to a broken sailing boom. The Coast Guard launched the Coast Guard Cutter Blacktip, homeported in Oxnard,...

Coast Guard ends search for missing diver near Manhattan Beach

Coast Guard ends search for missing diver near Manhattan Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard ended their search for a 45-year-old male diver near Manhattan Beach Pier Monday, after he was located deceased by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department dive team at 10:55 a.m. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach operations center received a call at 11 a.m., Sunday from a friend of Jeff Tolly, reporting that Tolly went missing three...

Coast Guard and local agencies rescue 3 from boat fire near Rancho Palos Verdes

Coast Guard and local agencies rescue 3 from boat fire near Rancho Palos Verdes
The Coast Guard, along with several local agencies rescued three individuals after their boat caught fire Friday, near Rancho Palos Verdes. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty officer 2nd Class Philip Gilbert, Station Los Angeles. LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard, along with several local agencies rescued three individuals after their boat caught fire Friday, near Rancho Palos Verdes. The Coast Guard...

Coast Guard ends search for missing boaters near Santa Cruz Island

LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard ended the search for three missing boaters Wednesday, after they were located safely aboard their vessel near Albert’s Anchorage in Santa Cruz Island. The Blacktip crew located the boaters all in good health around 5:30 a.m. The boaters reported to have had a miscommunication regarding their return date, and were not planning on coming back into port until Thursday. At...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boaters near Santa Cruz Island

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boaters near Santa Cruz Island
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard is searching for three possible missing boaters near Santa Cruz Island, Wednesday. At 8 p.m., Tuesday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Channel Islands Harbor received a call from a woman, reporting that her husband had left out of Ventura Harbor with two other boaters, the owner/operator and his wife, Saturday, October 8, 2016. She reported that they were heading...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from sinking vessel near Catalina Island

Coast Guard rescues 3 from sinking vessel near Catalina Island
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard rescued three boaters from their vessel after it began taking on water Saturday near Catalina Island. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from a 32-foot pleasure craft reporting that it was disabled and out of gas with three individuals aboard. The source also reported that they did not know their location but had left from Long...

Coast Guard rescues 2 adults, 8 Boy Scouts near Santa Rosa Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 adults, 8 Boy Scouts near Santa Rosa Island
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard rescued two adults and eight Boy Scouts after their vessel lost power near Santa Rosa Island. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from a crewmember aboard a 36-foot power boat around 8 p.m., Tuesday. The source reported that their vessel had initially lost steering and then lost power with two adults and eight Boy Scouts aboard. A...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Venice Beach Pier

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Venice Beach Pier
LOS ANGELES –– The Coast Guard is actively searching for a 39 year-old-male, after the individual was reported missing after entering the water at 02:26 a.m., Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received notification from Los Angeles County Life Guards of a possible missing swimmer off the Venice Beach Pier. The individual reported missing is David Matthew Rose....