Good Samaritans assist Coast Guard, rescue eight during weekend in Resurrection Bay

KODIAK, Alaska – Good Samaritan crews assisted the Coast Guard in rescuing eight people in two seperate cases in Resurrection Bay Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage command center watchstanders overheard a call on VHF-FM channel 16 from the crew of the 29-foot pleasure craft Striper reporting the vessel was taking on water through a two-foot crack in the starboard quarter with four people aboard...

Coast Guard ends search following Good Samaritan rescue of 2 overdue fishermen off Guayama, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico –  Coast Guard rescue crews ended their search Monday afternoon for two overdue Guayama fishermen following their rescue by a Good Samaritan, approximately two nautical miles south from the entrance of Guayama Bay, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard and good Samaritan rescue 2 near Point Pleasant, N.J.

POINT PLEASANT, N.J. – The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued two people aboard a 41-foot boat after it caught fire 29 miles off the coast of Point Pleasant Wednesday.

Good Samaritan rescues 3 near Shark River, N.J.

SHARK RIVER, N.J. – A good Samaritan rescued three people Sunday after the 20-foot boat they were aboard capsized 1 mile east of Shark River.

Good Samaritans hlep to rescue 2 overdue fishermen west of Rincón, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Good Samaritans responding to a Coast Guard Urgent Marine Information Broadcast rescued two overdue fishermen Sunday in waters approximately 12 nautical miles west of Rincón, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard and Good Samaritan rescue six people from grounded vessel

NEW YORK-A Coast Guard crew from Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook, N.J., rescued four people after their 31-foot vessel, Jersey Dawn, ran aground on wood pilings near Keyport, N.J., about 2:30 p.m. today.

Coast Guard crew, Good Samaritans rescue 6 near Cape May, N.J.

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard and Good Samaritans Sunday rescued six people aboard a 46-foot boat three miles off the coast of Cape May.

21 Rescued After Two Boats Capsize

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Coast Guard and a couple Good Samaritans rescued 21 people 100-yards south of the jetties in Port Aransas, Texas late this morning. A watchstander at Coast Guard Station Port Aransas received a call at approximately 11:10 a.m. from a Good Samaritan reporting a capsized boat with three people in the water. The same Good Samaritan was able to pick up and bring all three...

Coast Guard Spots Missing Divers

Here’s the official release on the Florida Diver Story JACKSONVILLE, Fla., — The Coast Guard spotted two missing divers approximately 30-miles off the coast of Port Canaveral, Fla., at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday. Jerry Wilborn, 50, and another man were diving for lobster when they became separated from their boat. A crew member from their boat contacted the Coast Guard and reported the two men...