Coast Guard searching for possible person in the water in Hallandale Beach

Coast Guard searching for possible person in the water in Hallandale Beach
MIAMI — Coast Guard and local partners are searching for a possible person in the off Hallandale Beach, Florida, Monday. At approximately 12 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received initial notification from a Hallandale Beach lifeguard stating that he witnessed a male with no lifejacket go out to sea aboard an inflatable raft and later saw the raft adrift with nobody aboard. The Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 33 suspected migrants east of Boca inlet

Coast Guard rescues 33 suspected migrants east of Boca inlet
MIAMI — Coast Guard has rescued 33 suspected migrants who jumped in the water from their grossly overloaded vessel 7 miles east of Boca Inlet, Florida. A Coast Guard crew embarks a group of suspected migrants seven miles east of Boca Inlet, Florida, Oct. 29, 2014. U.S. Coast Guard photo. The suspected migrants were spotted by a Coast Guard C-130 aircrew that is searching for two missing Cuban migrants...

Coast Guard suspends search for reported migrants off the coast of Miami Beach

Coast Guard suspends search for reported migrants off the coast of Miami Beach
MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended their search Monday evening for two suspected migrants reportedly missing off the coast of Miami Beach, Florida. At approximately 7 a.m., Monday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from Miami-Dade dispatch of three suspected migrants who were located in the vicinity of 17th and Collins in Miami Beach and two remaining suspected migrants...

Medical examiner identifies four bodies found in water 20 nautical miles east of Hollywood Beach, Florida, identified

Medical examiner identifies four bodies found in water 20 nautical miles east of Hollywood Beach, Florida, identified
MIAMI — The remains of four males found floating in the water 20 nautical miles east of Hollywood Beach, Florida, Aug. 24 have been positively identified in a report from the Broward County Office of the Medical Examiner which the Coast Guard 7th District officially received on Sept. 26, 2014. Following visual confirmation of the tattoos located on the bodies by family members and using DNA received...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Ft. Lauderdale

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Ft. Lauderdale
MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended their search Monday evening for a missing diver who never resurfaced one mile east of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Saturday. Missing is Marc Raroha, 45, from Pompano Beach, Florida. Coast Guard received initial notification from the captain aboard the pleasure craft Advocat at 4:45 p.m., stating that Raroha went diving with two others, they resurfaced but he did not. ...

Coast Guard searching for Pompano Beach Diver near Ft. Lauderdale

Coast Guard searching for Pompano Beach Diver near Ft. Lauderdale
MIAMI — Coast Guard crews and other agencies are searching for a missing diver after he never resurfaced one mile east of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Saturday. Missing is Marc Raroha, 45, from Pompano Beach, Florida. Coast Guard received initial notification from the captain aboard the pleasure craft Advocat at 4:45 p.m., stating that Raroha went diving with two others, they resurfaced but he did not. Coast...

4 bodies found in water 20 nautical miles east of Hollywood Beach, Fla.

4 bodies found in water 20 nautical miles east of Hollywood Beach, Fla.
MIAMI — Coast Guard crews are currently searching for possible people in distress after four bodies were recovered 20 nautical miles east of Hollywood Beach, Fla., Sunday morning. At approximately 10 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from good Samaritans of two male bodies located floating in the water east of Hollywood Beach. A Coast Guard Station Ft. Lauderdale...