Coast Guard rescues 9 people from vessel taking on water near Peanut Island

Coast Guard rescues 9 people from vessel taking on water near Peanut Island
A U.S. Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet rescue crew assists three crewmembers aboard a 20-foot sailing vessel that is taking on water, near Peanut Island, Florida, July 4, 2021.. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet boat crew and good Samaritans rescued nine people aboard a 20-foot vessel that was taking on water, Sunday, near Peanut Island, Florida. The mariners...

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Boca Raton Inlet

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Boca Raton Inlet
Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended the search for Wonny Kerr, Tuesday, who was reported as missing on Friday approximately 1.5 miles north of Boca Raton Inlet. Coast Guard Sector Miami command center watchstanders received initial notification from Boca Raton Police Department 911...

Coast Guard stops suspected human smuggling venture off West Palm Beach

Coast Guard stops suspected human smuggling venture off West Palm Beach
A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet law enforcement team and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations law enforcement team interdict a 29-foot vessel with two Bahamians, seven Jamaicans, two Haitians and four Dominican Republicans aboard March 17, 2021 approximately 5 miles off West Palm Beach, Florida. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet law enforcement...

Coast Guard interdicts 25 migrants off West Palm Beach

Coast Guard interdicts 25 migrants off West Palm Beach
Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet rescue crews arrived on scene to a 30-foot reportedly taking on water approximately 30 miles off Jupiter, Florida, March 4, 2021. The crew determined the vessel was not in distress just overloaded with people. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations rescue crews interdicted...

Coast Guard repatriates 5 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 5 migrants to Cuba
Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet smallboat crew stops a migrant sea voyage due to safety of life at sea concerns, Feb. 20,2021, approximately 2 miles southeast of Lake Worth Inlet. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans (WPC-1110) crew repatriated five Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, after a Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet small boat crew stopped their sea voyage. A...

Coast Guard, PBSO stop illegal charter, arrest operator off Riviera Beach

Coast Guard, PBSO stop illegal charter, arrest operator off Riviera Beach
Palm Beach Sheriff officers and Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet board the 41-foot vessel Ace in the Hole near New Port Cove Marina, Jan. 26, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Palm Beach Sheriff officers requested Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet assistance Tuesday after boarding the 41-foot vessel Ace in the Hole near New Port Cove Marina. The Sheriff officers took the operator into...

Coast Guard, partner agencies recover body near Boynton Beach Inlet

Coast Guard, partner agencies recover body near Boynton Beach Inlet
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and partner agencies recovered a body Monday, after a plane crashed one mile south of the Boynton Beach Jetty. Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office divers reported they found the body inside the aircraft at approximately 11 a.m. A good Samaritan alerted Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders at approximately...

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Palm Beach

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Palm Beach
A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement team conducts a boarding of the 51-foot vessel, Diamond D, near Palm Beach, Jan. 02, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter of the 51-foot vessel, Diamond D, Saturday near Palm Beach. A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement...

Coast Guard rescues 2 men near Lake Worth Inlet

Coast Guard rescues 2 men near Lake Worth Inlet
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Christopher Dougherty MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two men Thursday, after their vessel capsized near Lake Worth Inlet. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a notification of an 18-foot vessel with two people aboard taking on water who launched three red flares one mile east of Lake Worth Inlet at approximately...