Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off California

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off California
Coast Guard Station Monterey 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Erik Swanson SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Coast Guard and partners have suspended the search for a missing 27-year-old diver off Fanshell Beach, Sunday. The search was suspended pending further information after Coast Guard and Navy responders conducted 17.6 cumulative search hours covering...

Coast Guard, partners searching for missing diver off California

Coast Guard, partners searching for missing diver off California
Coast Guard Station Monterey 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Erik Swanson SAN FRANCISCO – U.S. Coast Guard, Navy, and Monterey County first responders are searching for a missing diver off Fanshell Beach, Saturday. The 27-year-old diver is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing 170 pounds, and wearing a black wetsuit. Waterway users in the...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker off California

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker off California
Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Weydert.SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard, Marin County first responders, and Sonoma County first responders have suspended the search for a missing kayaker last seen off Lawson’s Landing in Tomales Bay, Friday. The search was suspended pending further information after first responders found no sign...

Coast Guard medevacs individual 23 miles off the coast of San Francisco

Coast Guard medevacs individual 23 miles off the coast of San Francisco
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 63-year-old male off the fishing vessel New Huck Finn approximately 23 miles southwest of Point Reyes, Friday. Crewmembers from the fishing vessel New Huck Finn contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders around 10:15 a.m., reporting a crew member...

Coast Guard medevacs individual off cargo vessel

Coast Guard medevacs individual off cargo vessel
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and San Francisco Fire Department medevaced a 29-year-old male off the general cargo vessel Johnelle at anchorage 9 in San Francisco, Friday. Crew members from the general cargo vessel Johnelle contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at 12:15 p.m., reporting a crew...

Coast Guard rescues 7 near Muir Beach

Coast Guard rescues 7 near Muir Beach
Coast Guard members from Coast Guard Station Golden Gate dewater a 28-foot boat during a search and rescue case approximately five miles West of Muir Beach, California, Nov. 11, 2022.   (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN FRANCISCO —The Coast Guard rescued seven people Friday from their disabled boat approximately five miles West of Muir Beach. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat on San Joaquin River

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat on San Joaquin River
A capsized boat shown near Pirates Lair Marina on the San Joaquin River, California, Nov. 9, 2022. A Coast Guard Station Rio Vista boat crew launched after receiving a report of a capsized boat and were able to rescue all three of the boaters with a minor injury reported. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued three people Tuesday afternoon after a recreational boat struck...

Coast Guard rescues 4 people, 2 dogs near Point San Pablo

Coast Guard rescues 4 people, 2 dogs near Point San Pablo
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued four people and two dogs Friday evening after their boat became taking on water approximately one mile off of Point San Pablo. California Highway Patrol notified Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders around 9:10 p.m. Friday, of a boat taking on water with four people...

Coast Guard halts unsafe passenger vessels in Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard halts unsafe passenger vessels in Lake Tahoe
Chief Warrant Officer Franklin Spedoke, a U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco marine inspector, and Steve Warfield, a Douglas County Sheriff’s deputy engage with a vessel on Lake Tahoe, August 5, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard Courtesy Photo) RENO, Nev. — The Coast Guard stopped four illegal voyages operating on Lake Tahoe during a surge operation in early August. The operation ran from August...