Coast Guard rescues 17 people from disabled vessel 17 miles east of Juno Beach

Coast Guard rescues 17 people from disabled vessel 17 miles east of Juno Beach
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office (PBSO) rescued 17 people Saturday from a disabled vessel 17 miles east of Juno Beach, which was also reported overdue from the Bahamas. Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a notification from the Coast Guard Liaison Office...

Coast Guard searching for 2, good Samaritan rescues 1 from overdue vessel

Coast Guard searching for 2, good Samaritan rescues 1 from overdue vessel
Coast Guard Cutter Cochito file photo by Joseph P. Cirone, USCGAUX MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for two missing boaters along the southeastern coast of Florida, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a notification Sunday at 3:53 p.m., from Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reporting a potential overdue 23-foot Blue Proline vessel with three people aboard....

Coast Guard responds to aground cargo vessel north of Fishers Island

Coast Guard responds to aground cargo vessel north of Fishers Island
The 203-foot Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel, Betty K VI, is hard aground north of Fishers Island, Florida Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector Miami MIAMI — The Coast Guard is responding to an aground 203-foot cargo vessel north of Fishers Island, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a notification at approximately 5 p.m., stating the Panamanian-flagged...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter in Haulover Inlet

Coast Guard halts illegal charter in Haulover Inlet
A 24-foot pleasure craft, with nine passengers aboard moors in Haulover after a Coast Guard Station Miami boarding team conducted a boarding of the pleasure craft discovering multiple violations October 27,2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 24-foot pleasure craft, with nine passengers aboard near Haulover Inlet, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders...

Coast Guard terminates voyage for operating under the influence near Haulover Inlet

Coast Guard terminates voyage for operating under the influence near Haulover Inlet
A Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew ends the voyage of a 32-foot vessel after completing a field sobriety test on the operator October 24, 2019 near Hanover Inlet, Florida.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 32-foot pleasure craft due to the operator boating under the influence in the vicinity of Haulover...

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes near Rybovich Marina

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes near Rybovich Marina
A capsized 18-foot sailing vessel near Rybovich Marina, Florida, Oct. 20, 2019.  (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued one person from the water after his boat capsized near Rybovich Marina in West Palm Beach, Sunday. A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew rescued the boater and transferred him to commercial salvage with no medical...

Coast Guard terminates voyage of vessel in the vicinity of Dania Beach

Coast Guard terminates voyage of vessel in the vicinity of Dania Beach
Coast Guard 33-Foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers. MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement boatcrew terminated the voyage of a 26-foot pleasure craft with seven passengers aboard in the vicinity of Dania Beach where the operator was boating under the influence, Saturday. A Station Fort Lauderdale crew arrived...

Coast Guard interdicts 13 migrants, suspected smuggler 25 miles east of Miami

Coast Guard interdicts 13 migrants, suspected smuggler 25 miles east of Miami
A Coast Guard Cutter William Trump smallboat crew interdicts a 21-foot cabin cruiser 25 miles east of Miami, Sept. 28, 2019.  (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted 13 migrants and one suspected smuggler Saturday 25 miles east of Miami. The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump (WPC-1111) crew detected a westbound 21-foot cabin cruiser approximately 25 miles east of Miami heading towards...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Deerfield Beach

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Deerfield Beach
MIAMI – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 55-year old missing diver half a mile south of Deerfield Beach, Florida. After searching 3,932 square-nautical miles for over 68 hours, officials were unable to locate the diver who was reported missing from a dive boat on Sunday night. “The Coast Guard’s search and rescue mission is one we take very personally, and it is never easy suspending...