Coast Guard, PBSO stop illegal charter, arrest operator off Riviera Beach

Coast Guard, PBSO stop illegal charter, arrest operator off Riviera Beach
Palm Beach Sheriff officers and Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet board the 41-foot vessel Ace in the Hole near New Port Cove Marina, Jan. 26, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Palm Beach Sheriff officers requested Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet assistance Tuesday after boarding the 41-foot vessel Ace in the Hole near New Port Cove Marina. The Sheriff officers took the operator into...

Coast Guard, Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office rescue 6 near Blue Heron Bridge

Coast Guard, Palm Beach Sheriff's Office rescue 6 near Blue Heron Bridge
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Palm Beach Sheriff’s office rescued six people from the water near Blue Heron Bridge after their kayaks overturned Friday. The two agencies reached the scene at the same time, embarked the kayakers and brought them ashore with no reported injuries. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received...

Coast Guard, partner agencies intercept human smuggling event

Coast Guard, partner agencies intercept human smuggling event
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) MIAMI – The Coast Guard completed a transfer of 24 people involved in a suspected human smuggling case Saturday to U.S. Border Patrol agents in Lake Worth for processing, and to Homeland Security Investigations for further investigation. The Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet, Palm...