Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer in Virginia Beach, Va.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer in Virginia Beach, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended its search on Saturday afternoon for a woman who was reported to have entered the water but was not seen coming out in Virginia Beach. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received the report of the possible missing swimmer from the Virginia Beach Police Department at approximately 3:45 a.m. The...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for missing swimmer in Virginia Beach, Va.

Coast Guard, local agencies search for missing swimmer in Virginia Beach, Va.
Coast Guard Cutter Flying Fish file photo by Petty Officer Corinne Zilnicki PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and other local agencies are searching for a woman who was reported missing off of Virginia Beach early Saturday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received the report of the missing swimmer from the Virginia Beach Police Department at approximately 3:45 a.m. She was...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ocean View

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ocean View
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended its search Monday for a man who reportedly entered the water after his vessel became disabled. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received the initial report at approximately 6 p.m., from a pair of kayakers who had seen a man swim away from his disabled vessel, but he did not resurface. Crews...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for man missing off of Ocean View

Coast Guard, local agencies search for man missing off of Ocean View
Coast Guard Station Little Creek 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua L. Canup PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Coast Guard crews and other local first responders are searching for a man who was reported missing off of Ocean View in Norfolk, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received the initial report at approximately 6 p.m., from a pair of kayakers...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Sandbridge, Va

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Sandbridge, Va
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd. Class Mark Jones VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The Coast Guard is searching for a 35-year-old man who was reported missing after entering the water to assist a 13-year-old child reportedly caught in a rip current near Little Island State Park, Tuesday. Virginia Beach dispatch notified Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders...

Coast Guard members reunite with survivors of boat crash in Virginia Beach

Coast Guard members reunite with survivors of boat crash in Virginia Beach
Clare Becht and Robert McCall, boat crash survivors, thank Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Nathan Reynolds, Petty Officer 3rd Class Parker Bohannon, Seamen Daniel Brennes and Loren Greenlund, members of Station Little Creek in Virginia Beach, Virginia, during an awards ceremony at the station, May 22, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Corinne Zilnicki) VIRGINIA BEACH, Va....

Coast Guard assists aground cargo ship near Virginia Beach, Va.

Coast Guard assists aground cargo ship near Virginia Beach, Va.
The JSW Salem sits aground after it ran aground about 2.5 miles east of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Jan. 10, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photograph by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nathan Reynolds) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted the crew of a bulk carrier ship after it ran aground about 2.5 miles east of Virginia Beach, Thursday morning. Crew members aboard the JSW Salem, a 958-foot bulk carrier,...

Coast Guard, local first responders rescue 4 boaters in Virginia Beach, VA

Coast Guard, local first responders rescue 4 boaters in Virginia Beach, VA
Coast Guard Station Little Creek 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua L. Canup PORTSMOUTH, Va. —The Coast Guard and local first responders rescued four people after their boat ran aground on a jetty in Little Creek, Sunday evening. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders were notified by Virginia Beach 911 that four people were injured when their 20-foot...

10 years strong: The 45-foot Response Boat – Medium

10 years strong: The 45-foot Response Boat - Medium
45-foot Response Boat-Medium 45601 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua L. Canup By Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua L. Canup Petty Officer 2nd Class Nathan Reynolds stood on a wooden Coast Guard pier looking to the water’s edge at an orange and silver boat used for saving lives and assisting mariners in distress, and bears the numbers 45601, as a small smile appeared on his face. “I’d...