Local first responders locate body of missing 30-year-old man near Santa Monica Pier

Local first responders locate body of missing 30-year-old man near Santa Monica Pier
MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — Los Angeles County Lifeguards found the body of a man Saturday, who was reported missing near Santa Monica Pier Friday night. At approximately 9:45 a.m., Los Angeles County Lifeguards and Santa Monica Harbor Patrol dive teams found the unresponsive man’s body under the Santa...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Santa Monica Pier

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Santa Monica Pier
MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing person in the water near the Santa Monica Pier Saturday. The missing person was described to be an African-American male in his mid-30’s, wearing blue jeans and a red t-shirt. At approximately 11:30 p.m. Friday, watchstanders at...

Coast Guard, locals respond to boat fire near San Pedro Channel

Coast Guard, locals respond to boat fire near San Pedro Channel
Crews from the Coast Guard Cutter Halibut, Forward Operating Base Point Mugu, Station Los Angeles-Long Beach and other local agencies respond to a boat fire in San Pedro Channel near San Pedro, California, Jan. 23, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard, lifeguards and LA County Fire units responded to a sailboat engulfed in flames in the vicinity of the San Pedro Channel,...

Coast Guard holds memorial ceremony for murdered sailor near Smuggler’s Cove

Coast Guard holds memorial ceremony for murdered sailor near Smuggler's Cove
Lt. Cmdr. Jason Dipinto delivers a prayer during a memorial ceremony for Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Halibut near Smuggler’s Cove, California, Dec. 2, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Mark Barney) SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard held a wreath-laying ceremony near Smugglers Cove in memory of Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell...

Coast Guard to hold memorial ceremony Saturday for murdered shipmate

Coast Guard to hold memorial ceremony Saturday for murdered shipmate
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a wreath-laying ceremony near Smugglers Cove in memory of Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell E. Horne on the five year anniversary of his passing Saturday. A native of Mountain View, Horne attended Patterson High School in Patterson, and enlisted in the Coast Guard Feb. 2, 1999. As a boatswain’s mate, Horne served in Humboldt Bay, Charleston...

Man rescued after treading water for two hours near Huntington Harbor

Man rescued after treading water for two hours near Huntington Harbor
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Halibut  with Tony White after they rescued him seven nautical miles south of Huntington Harbor August 24, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Mark Barney. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued a 28-year-old male approximately seven nautical miles south of Huntington Harbor Thursday who had been treading water for 2 hours. During a routine...

New commanding officer assumes command of Coast Guard Cutter Halibut in Marina del Rey

New commanding officer assumes command of Coast Guard Cutter Halibut in Marina del Rey
Capt. Charlene Downey, commander of Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach awarded Lt. Matthew Hurtt with a U.S. Coast Guard Commendation Medal for his service as the commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Halibut, July 12, 2017, Marina del Rey, Calif.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd class DaVonte’ Marrow. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard Cutter Halibut received a new commanding...

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing person in the water near Rancho Palos Verdes

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing person in the water near Rancho Palos Verdes
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard ended their search for a possible person in the water near Trump National Golf Course, Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., Tuesday. The search was suspended after a body matching the description of the person who was reported missing in the water was located and recovered approximately 100 yards away from the location where he was reported missing. The individual was...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person in the water near Rancho Palos Verdes

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person in the water near Rancho Palos Verdes
USCG File Photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard is searching for a possible person in the water off the beach of the Trump National Golf Course, Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received notification from a good samaritan a possible missing person in the water at 6:53 p.m. Monday. The individual was described to be a...