Coast Guard rescues 2 people from disabled boat near Miami

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from disabled boat near Miami
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photoMIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two mariners aboard a disabled 25-foot pleasure craft Thursday in Miami. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a call at 8:08 p.m. from a good Samaritan stating they had seen a red meteor flare near the Julia Tuttle Causeway. A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law...

Coast Guard terminates vessel voyage for operating under the influence in Miami River

Coast Guard terminates vessel voyage for operating under the influence in Miami River
Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew members conduct a field sobriety test on a vessel operator Sept. 9, 2018.  (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 35-foot cabin cruiser due to the operator boating under the influence of alcohol Sunday in the Miami River. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a report from a...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 8 people from water

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 8 people from water
The Coast Guard Cutter William Flores stands by to assist as two commercial salvage boatcrews assist the 65-foot motor vessel, Siempre Sonando, March 30, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Williams Flores MIAMI — Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued eight people Friday after their 65-foot motor vessel, Siempre Sonando, was taking on water approximately 14 miles east of...

Coast Guard rescues man from water near Dinner Key Marina

Coast Guard rescues man from water near Dinner Key Marina
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water early Tuesday morning in the vicinity of Dinner Key Marina. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from a good Samaritan vessel reporting they heard a man yelling help in the vicinity of Dinner Key Marina Moorings. The watchstanders directed the launch...

Coast Guard assists 3 adults, 2 children near Sands Key

Coast Guard assists 3 adults, 2 children near Sands Key
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat—Medium boatcrew takes a photo with some boaters they assisted, Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Francis Bellocchio MIAMI — The Coast Guard assisted three adults and two children Tuesday from a disabled pleasure craft in the vicinity of Sands Key. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Miami received a 911 relay call...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water near Miami Beach

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water near Miami Beach
Boatcrew members from Coast Guard Station Miami Beach rescued four people from the water in the vicinity of Card Sound Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Miami Beach MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued four people from the water off Miami Beach Thursday after their boat started taking on water. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Miami Beach received a call at approximately...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for 22 year old man near Belle Island

Coast Guard, local agencies search for 22 year old man near Belle Island
MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a man Friday approximately 500 yards north of Belle Island in Miami Beach. Missing is Tyron Robertson, 22. Robertson was on a 17-foot rental boat when he reportedly entered the water and failed to resurface. His girlfriend who was on the boat reported Robertson missing after they were unable to locate him. A 33-foot rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard offloads more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami

Coast Guard offloads more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami
MIAMI — Crewmembers of Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, offloaded 254 kilograms of cocaine and 3,662 pounds of marijuana interdicted in the Caribbean Sea as part of Operation  Martillo worth an estimated wholesale value of $11.8 million, at Base Miami Beach, Friday. On Sept. 3, a maritime patrol aircraft reported a suspicious Panamanian flagged sailing vessel southeast of Nicaragua....

Coast Guard to offload more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami

Coast Guard to offload more than $11 million worth of drugs in Miami
MIAMI — Crewmembers of Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, are scheduled to offload 254 kilograms of cocaine and 3,662 pounds of marijuana interdicted in the Caribbean Sea as part of Operation  Martillo worth an estimated wholesale value of $11.8 million, at Base Miami Beach, this morning. On Sept. 3, a maritime patrol aircraft reported a suspicious Panamanian flagged sailing vessel southeast...