Coast Guard investigates 2 sunken fishing boats in New Bedford Harbor

Coast Guard investigates 2 sunken fishing boats in New Bedford Harbor
The fishing vessels Dinah Jane and Nemesis, both out of New Bedford, Massachusetts, are sunk at their mooring in Homer’s Warf, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Schneider. BOSTON — The Coast Guard and local responders deployed early Monday after two fishing vessels sank while moored at Homer’s Warf in New Bedford. The two boats, the 65-foot fishing...

Coast Guard crews discover hidden compartment on fishing vessel, issue violations

BOSTON — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bainbridge Island crewmembers issued two violations to the fishing vessel Dinah Jane, homeported in New Bedford, Mass., during a routine boarding Friday, six miles south of Block Island, R.I. During the at-sea boarding, Bainbridge Island boarding teams discovered a hidden compartment and issued two violations to the vessel’s master: one for the hidden compartment...