Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Beach

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Beach
The 36-foot boat De Armas off Miami Beach, Florida, Saturday, July 25, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Stephen Pierce) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 8 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating as an illegal charter in the vicinity of Flagler Monument Island. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot Special Purpose...

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium
The 62-foot boat Odyssey off Miami Marine Stadium, Florida, Saturday, July 25, 2020. Coast Guard Station Miami Beach conducted a routine boarding of the vessel and discovered it was acting as an illegal charter. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Stephen Pierce) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 12 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating as...

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida
The 45-foot boat Fantasy Island operates near Star Island, Florida, July 18, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 14 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating illegal as a small passenger vessel under the control of a credentialed mariner in the vicinity of Star Island. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Sea Isle Marina

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Sea Isle Marina
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach law enforcement boarding team halts a 21-foot pontoon boat Friday, near Sea Isle Marina, Miami, Florida, July 17, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with eight people aboard, Thursday, who were operating as an illegal charter in the vicinity of Sea Isle Marina. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami...

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter near Davis Islands

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter near Davis Islands
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg boatcrew, terminate the voyage of a 29-foot uninspected passenger vessel near Davis Island, Florida June 4, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter near Davis Islands, Florida Thursday. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 29-foot Response Boat–Small law enforcement crew, along with Coast Guard Investigating...

Coast Guard halts two illegal charters near Tampa Bay

Coast Guard halts two illegal charters near Tampa Bay
A Coast Guard Station Saint Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-medium law enforcement crew, along with Coast Guard investigating officers terminate the voyage of a 50-foot uninspected passenger vessel with eight passengers for hire March 9, 2020 near Treasure Island, Florida.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard terminated two illegal charters Saturday and Monday near...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Bahia Hutchinson Island

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Bahia Hutchinson Island
A Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale boat crew conducts the boarding of a 23-foot pleasure craft with nine people aboard operating as an illegal charter Feb. 29, 2020 near Bahia Hutchinson Island.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Fort Lauderdale) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of pleasure craft operating as an illegal charter Saturday near Bahia Hutchinson Island. A Coast...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter in Haulover Inlet

Coast Guard halts illegal charter in Haulover Inlet
A 24-foot pleasure craft, with nine passengers aboard moors in Haulover after a Coast Guard Station Miami boarding team conducted a boarding of the pleasure craft discovering multiple violations October 27,2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 24-foot pleasure craft, with nine passengers aboard near Haulover Inlet, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders...

Coast Guard encourages safe boating practices during San Francisco Fleet Week

Coast Guard encourages safe boating practices during San Francisco Fleet Week
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard reminds boaters in the Bay Area to be safe while out on the water during San Francisco Fleet Week events. Fleet Week recognizes and honors military members and tends to be a busy weekend for boaters. Temperatures are expected to be in the upper 60s while water temperatures are expected to in the low 60s. “We want people to get out and enjoy the various fleet...