Coast Guard boatcrew medevacs possible heart attack victim

Coast Guard boatcrew medevacs possible heart attack victim
Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo NEW YORK – A U.S. Coast Guard boatcrew medically evacuated a 71-year-old woman experiencing symptoms of a possible heart attack approximately 10 miles southeast of Sandy Hook, New Jersey, Sunday morning. At approximately 10:25 p.m. Saturday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report stating a woman aboard the cruise ship Anthem of...

Coast Guard assists in apprehension of mariner on drug warrant

Coast Guard assists in apprehension of mariner on drug warrant
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted in the apprehension of a man wanted on an outstanding warrant in Sandy Hook Bay, New Jersey, Friday. At approximately 1:30 p.m., Coast Guard Cutter Shrike conducted a boarding on commercial fishing vessel Scapper. During the boarding, it was discovered that the male crewmember...

Coast Guard rescues stranded man from island near Barley Point Island

Coast Guard rescues stranded man from island near Barley Point Island
29-foot Respoonse Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jon-Paul Rios. NEW YORK — Coast Guard crews rescued a distressed individual stuck on an unnamed island west of Barley Island, Monday morning. At approximately 9:40 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook received notification from Rumson Police Department of a 21 year-old-man stuck on an island west of Barley Island...

Coast Guard responds to disabled tanker off Queens, N.Y.

Coast Guard responds to disabled tanker off Queens, N.Y.
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Shrike file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is coordinating the response to a disabled 479-foot tanker that suffered an engine room fire as it began to depart the New York Harbor area, Wednesday night. The asphalt carrier Amber Bay with 22 crew aboard had a fire ignite in the engine room shortly before 8:00 p.m. The crew was able...

Coast Guard, SeaStreak ferry assist vessel taking on water off Sandy Hook Bay, N.J.

Coast Guard, SeaStreak ferry assist vessel taking on water off Sandy Hook Bay, N.J.
29-foot Response Boat Small-II File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard and a SeaStreak ferry assisted four people from a boat taking on water near Sandy Hook Bay, New Jersey, Saturday. At approximately 3:50 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook  received a mayday call via VHF-FM radio channel 21 that a 21-foot pleasure boat was taking on water with four people aboard. Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Anthem of the Seas

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Anthem of the Seas
Coast Guard 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by Chief Petty Officer Mark Coady NEW YORK – A Coast Guard boatcrew medically evacuated a 48-year-old woman experiencing seizures Thursday night 18-miles southeast of Ambrose Sea Buoy. At approximately 7 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report stating a woman aboard the cruise ship, Anthem of the Seas, was experiencing seizures. The...

Coast Guard cuts ribbon on state-of-the-art facility at Sandy Hook

Coast Guard cuts ribbon on state-of-the-art facility at Sandy Hook
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr., of New Jersey, Rear Adm. Andrew J. Tiongson, commander First Coast Guard District (both center), and members of the First Coast Guard District participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook, N.J. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Hunter Medley) NEW YORK — Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook unveiled a new,...

Coast Guard, N.J. State Police enforce safety zone around entangled whale in Raritan Bay

Coast Guard, N.J. State Police enforce safety zone around entangled whale in Raritan Bay
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll NEW YORK – The Coast Guard received a report from a Good Samaritan of a possible entangled whale near Raritan Bay, New Jersey, Saturday. A boarding team from Coast Guard Station New York aboard a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) boat first arrived on scene to obtain situational...

Coast Guard rescues kite surfer near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Coast Guard rescues kite surfer near Sandy Hook, N.J.
29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo NEW YORK — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook rescued a kite surfer in distress near Sandy Hook Bay, Sunday. At approximately 10:30 a.m., watchstanders at Station Sandy Hook received notification of a kite surfer in distress from a good Samaritan ashore. A Station Sandy Hook boatcrew aboard a 29-foot Response Boat-Small launched and arrived on scene...