Coast Guard rescues 10 people, recovers body near Key Biscayne

Coast Guard rescues 10 people, recovers body near Key Biscayne
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach small boat crew inspecting a boat that was part of a collision near Key Biscayne, Florida, June 17, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Miami Beach) MIAMI — Coast Guard and partner agencies crews rescued 10 people and recovered two bodies after their vessels collided, Friday, near Key Biscayne. Coast Guard Station Miami Beach small boat crews and a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard responds to marine casualty near Clewiston

Coast Guard responds to marine casualty near Clewiston
A 46-foot towing vessel, Catherine, and deck barge, Mobro 130, ran aground and suffered a hull breach resulting in a ruptured fuel tank in the Okeechobee Waterway near Clewiston, Florida, June 4, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Lake Worth and salvage company crews responded to a marine casualty, Friday, near Clewiston, Florida. There are no pollution...

Coast Guard responds to 54 search and rescue cases in 7th District

Coast Guard responds to 54 search and rescue cases in 7th District
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach small boat crew conducts ports, waterways, coastal security tactical training in Biscayne Bay, Florida, May 29, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Miami Beach) MIAMI — The Coast Guard responded to 54 search and rescue cases off Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina coasts during Memorial Day weekend, Friday-Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Miami rescue crews responded...

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Melbourne beach

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Melbourne beach
The Coast Guard suspended the search, Sunday, for a missing man after it was discovered his 29-foot boat washed ashore, Thursday, on Melbourne Beach. ( Courtesy Photo) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing man after  his still running 29-foot boat was discovered washed ashore, Thursday, on Melbourne Beach. Missing is 68-year-old Dale Allan Hossfield from Vero...

Coast Guard responds to 1 fatality, 4 illegal operations near Miami

Coast Guard responds to 1 fatality, 4 illegal operations near Miami
The 53-foot vessel, FL6464RF, is moored near the Miami River, Florida, May 21, 2022. The vessel was operating as an illegal small passenger vessel. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard and Miami law enforcement crews responded to one fatality and stopped four passenger for hire operations, this past weekend, off south Florida’s coast. A Coast Guard Sector Miami boarding team and a Sector...

Coast Guard searching for man near Melbourne Beach

Coast Guard searching for man near Melbourne Beach
The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for Dale Allan Hossfield, a 68-year-old man from Vero Beach, Florida, after his boat washed ashore on Melbourne Beach with the engines still running. ( Courtesy Photo) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a missing man, Thursday, after his 29-foot boat washed ashore on Melbourne Beach. The man missing is 68-year-old...

Coast Guard assist 2 people after boat disabled off Biscayne Bay

Coast Guard assist 2 people after boat disabled off Biscayne Bay
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach rescue crew assisted two people, Saturday, after their vessel was disabled approximately 2 miles East of Black Point Marina. The rescue crew towed the disabled vessel and brought the two people to Black Point Marina. The people aboard the disabled vessel used a flare to help the rescue...

Coast Guard Sector Miami holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Miami holds change of command ceremony
Rear Adm. Brendan C. McPherson, Coast Guard District Seven Commander, Capt. Jo-Ann F. Burdian, the former commander of Sector Miami, and Capt. Christoper R. Cederholm, commander of Sector Miami, pose for a photograph during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, April 29, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Ray Corniel) MIAMI — Capt. Christopher Cederholm relieved Capt....

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba
A good Samaritan reported a migrant vessel taking on water to Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders at approximately noon, about six miles off Marathon, April 8, 2022. The people were repatriated on April 11, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 55 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following nine interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good...