Coast Guard rescues woman from water 36 miles west of Sand Key

Coast Guard rescues woman from water 36 miles west of Sand Key
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a 29-year-old woman from the water 36 miles west of Sand Key, Friday. Rescued was Sarah Rice, 29. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew arrived on scene, safely hoisted Rice and transferred her to Tampa General Hospital for medical evaluation. No injuries were reported. Coast...

Coast Guard Cutter Shrike conducts 138 mile tow

Coast Guard Cutter Shrike conducts 138 mile tow
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard Cutter Shrike crew towed a disabled 37-foot pleasure craft with three people aboard 138 miles southwest of Marco Island Thursday. The cutter crew safely towed the pleasure craft to Man of War Harbor, Key West. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a VHF-FM...

Coast Guard assists 2 fishermen near Cay Sal, Bahamas

Coast Guard assists 2 fishermen near Cay Sal, Bahamas
Two Bahamian man aboard a 21-foot fishing skiff next to a Coast Guard Cutter Shrike’s small boat crew, Jan. 25, 2021, near Cay Sal, Bahamas.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard rescue crews assisted two fishermen Monday, after being separated from their Bahamian fishing vessel, Red Girl, approximately 25 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike’s rescue crew located...

Coast Guard Cutter Shrike crew conducts 70 mile tow south west of Marco Island

Coast Guard Cutter Shrike crew conducts 70 mile tow south west of Marco Island
A Coast Guard Station Fort Myers Beach 45-foot Response Boat—Medium crew conducts a towing evolution of a disabled 41-foot pressure craft with three people on board, near Manatee Pier, Jan. 13, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard Cutter Shrike crew towed a disabled 41-foot pleasure craft with three people on board 70 miles south west of Marco Island Tuesday. The...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker in Raritan Bay, N.Y.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker in Raritan Bay, N.Y.
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo. NEW YORK — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a missing kayaker in Raritan Bay, New York. At 3:12 p.m. on Saturday, Coast Guard Sector New York command center watch standers received a call from citywide 911 that three kayaks, each with one person on board, had all overturned in Raritan Bay. A nearby good Samaritan...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Jones Inlet, N.Y.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Jones Inlet, N.Y.
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy NEW YORK — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing boater near Jones Inlet. At 10:08 a.m. Saturday, Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center watch standers received a call from the good Samaritan vessel BRETT ALLIE 5 that they had come upon a motor vessel that had capsized with four people...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater after recovering others

Coast Guard searching for missing boater after recovering others
A motor vessel with four passengers sits overturned near Jones Inlet, New York, May 20, 2020. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard, along with good Samaritans, recovered three people from the water and are searching for a fourth south of Point Lookout on Long Island starting Saturday morning. At 10:08 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center watch standers...

Coast Guard to host open house and kick off 2019 boating season in Albany

Coast Guard to host open house and kick off 2019 boating season in Albany
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a public boating safety open house to kick off the 2019 boating season at Jennings Landing in Albany at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 27. The public is invited to attend to learn more about the Coast Guard’s boating safety initiatives. The event will be hosted by Coast...

Coast Guard assists in apprehension of mariner on drug warrant

Coast Guard assists in apprehension of mariner on drug warrant
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted in the apprehension of a man wanted on an outstanding warrant in Sandy Hook Bay, New Jersey, Friday. At approximately 1:30 p.m., Coast Guard Cutter Shrike conducted a boarding on commercial fishing vessel Scapper. During the boarding, it was discovered that the male crewmember...