Coast Guard suspends response to overturned boat near Point Loma

Coast Guard suspends response to overturned boat near Point Loma
Coast Guard Cutter Haddock File PhotoSAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard has suspended its response to an overturned boat near the Point Loma Tide Pools in the Cabrillo National Monument. The Coast Guard Cutter Haddock crew relieved the Blackfin and remained on scene through the night to continue searching for survivors from the capsized, 40-foot trawler-style boat while the Coast Guard and partner agencies...

Coast Guard responds to overturned vessel near Point Loma

Coast Guard responds to overturned vessel near Point Loma
Coast Guard Air Station Sacramento C-27J Spartan file photo by Lt. Scott Handlin SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to an overturned vessel Sunday near the Point Loma Tide Pools in the Cabrillo National Monument. TowBoat U.S. contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego command center watchstanders around 10 a.m., reporting a 40-foot trawler-style boat capsized on the rocks. Coast...

Coast Guard cautions public against illegal charters in San Diego

Coast Guard cautions public against illegal charters in San Diego
A Coast Guard Sector San Diego boarding crew identified and terminated a 19-foot runabout state-registered vessel March 20, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo released) SAN DIEGO — Coast Guard Sector San Diego and San Diego Harbor Police personnel have completed more than 140 safety boardings in 2021 to identify and terminate unlicensed and illegal charter boat operations along California’s southern...

Coast Guard, Marine crews collaborate in joint training exercise

Coast Guard, Marine crews collaborate in joint training exercise
A Marine Corps 1st Reconnaissance Battalion small boat crew navigates the waters of San Diego Bay during a joint hoist training exercise with Coast Guard Sector San Diego March 19. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alexander Gray. SAN DIEGO – Coast Guard Sector San Diego crew members partnered with the Marine Corps 1st Reconnaissance Battalion during a hoist training exercise over...

Coast Guard Commandant outlines future of service in San Diego

Coast Guard Commandant outlines future of service in San Diego
Adm. Karl Schultz, the commandant of the Coast Guard, speaks during the 2021 State of the Coast Guard Address in San Diego March 11, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Travis Magee) SAN DIEGO — The Commandant of the United States Coast Guard delivered his third state of the Coast Guard address Thursday at Coast Guard Sector San Diego. Adm. Karl Schultz outlined his vision...

Coast Guard Commandant to Deliver State of the Coast Guard Address

Coast Guard Commandant to Deliver State of the Coast Guard Address
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Karl Schultz photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jetta Disco SAN DIEGO — The commandant of the United States Coast Guard is scheduled to deliver his third State of the Coast Guard Address Thursday at Coast Guard Sector San Diego. The this event will be live-streamed at https://www.uscg.mil/alwaysready/ and on Facebook at https://Facebook.com/USCoastGuard at 1:00 p.m. EST/10:00...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship 250 miles off San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship 250 miles off San Diego
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector San Diego approaches the vessel Jal Kamadhenu approximately 250 miles west of San Clemente Island, to medevac a 55-year-old man, Nov. 5, 2020. SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 55-year-old man Thursday from a commercial cargo ship more than 250 miles west of San Diego. A person aboard the motor vessel Jal Kamadhenu, a 748-foot bulk carrier,...

Coast Guard medevacs 63-year-old man from fishing boat off San Clemente Island

Coast Guard medevacs 63-year-old man from fishing boat off San Clemente Island
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel GuzmanSAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 63-year-old man, Wednesday, from a commercial fishing boat approximately 75 miles west of San Diego. Crewmembers aboard the 84-foot fishing boat Searcher, contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders at approximately...

Coast Guard cautions public, investigates illegal operations in San Diego

Coast Guard cautions public, investigates illegal operations in San Diego
Pictured is a Coast Guard Sector San Diego created poster featuring examination decals displayed by charter vessels. If a charter company takes more than six passengers out on federal waterways, the vessel should have a valid Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection posted in a visible location along with an inspection decal. Smaller passenger vessels carrying six or fewer passengers are not required...