Eastham Police Department, Coast Guard suspend search for missing person in water

Eastham Police Department, Coast Guard suspend search for missing person in water
BOSTON — The Eastham Police Department and the Coast Guard suspended the search for a missing 47-year-old man in the water near Eastham Friday at about 7 p.m. The Eastham Police Department, who initiated and led the multi-agency effort, suspended the marine aspect of the search pending future developments. The 11-hour search included multiple agencies including the Wellfleet Harbormaster, Wellfleet...

Coast Guard assists Eastham authorities searching for missing person in water

Coast Guard assists Eastham authorities searching for missing person in water
BOSTON — Coast Guard and Eastham authorities are searching for a missing person in the water in Eastham Friday. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England was notified by Eastham Police Department at approximately 8:30 a.m. about the missing person in the water, and they requested assistance in the search. Coast Guard Station Provincetown launched a 29-foot response boat crew and Coast Guard...

Coast Guard crew tows drifting fishing boat near Billingsgate Shoal

Coast Guard crew tows drifting fishing boat near Billingsgate Shoal
BOSTON — The Coast Guard responded to a disabled 48-foot fishing vessel drifting near Billingsgate Shoal in Cape Cod Bay with three people aboard Friday. At approximately 6:30 p.m. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a call via VHF-16 radio from the captain of fishing vessel Jersey Princess reporting his engine had overheated and would not restart. A crew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy conduct joint training exercise

Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy conduct joint training exercise
A helicopter rescue crew from Air Station Cape Cod in Bourne, Mass., trained with the Canadian navy Aug. 24, 2015, in Cape Cod Bay.(U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — U.S. Coast Guard crews from Southeastern New England conducted various evolutions with the Royal Canadian Navy to train and improve the inter-operability of the two nations’ militaries and surface search and rescue assets. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Station Provincetown medevacs 70-year-old woman in Provincetown Harbor

Coast Guard Station Provincetown medevacs 70-year-old woman in Provincetown Harbor
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuated a 70-year-old woman in Provincetown Harbor, Massachusetts, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received notification at 9:06 p.m. from the woman’s husband that she was bleeding uncontrollably from her mouth. A Coast Guard Station Provincetown crew was training nearby aboard a 29-foot response boat small...

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing 16-year-old

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing 16-year-old
BOSTON – The Coast Guard ended its search for a possible missing 16-year-old boy in Provincetown, Massachusetts, Wednesday, after he was found safe at approximately 9:30 a.m. by local authorities. When initial reports indicated the boy was possibly in or near the water, State police officials contact Coast Guard Station Provincetown at about 7:15 a.m. Wednesday requesting a water search. The...

Coast Guard assists search for possible missing 16-year-old boy

Coast Guard assists search for possible missing 16-year-old boy
BOSTON – The Coast Guard is assisting the Massachusetts State Police Wednesday in the search for a missing 16-year-old boy in Provincetown, Massachusetts. When initial reports indicated the boy was possibly in or near the water, State police officials contacted Coast Guard Station Provincetown at about 7:15 a.m. Wednesday requesting a water search. The boy was reportedly last seen at about 6:30...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman east of Cape Ann

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman east of Cape Ann
BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended the active search at 10:42 a.m. Friday, pending further developments, for a fisherman who went overboard from the fishing vessel Lydia & Maya approximately 32 miles southeast of Cape Ann, Mass., Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report at approximately 12:30 p.m. Thursday, from the 71-foot fishing vessel Lydia & Maya,...

Coast Guard searching for fisherman Southeast of Cape Ann, Massachusetts

Coast Guard searching for fisherman Southeast of Cape Ann, Massachusetts
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a fisherman who went overboard from the fishing vessel Lydia & Maya approximately 32 miles southeast of Cape Ann, Mass., Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report at approximately 12:30 p.m. Thursday, from the 71-foot fishing vessel Lydia & Maya, homeported in Boston, stating that a 47-year-old male crewmember had gone...