Coast Guard searching for missing man near South Padre Island

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas – The Coast Guard is searching for a man who was reported missing early Tuesday morning near the La Copa-Best Western on South Padre Island.

Coast Guard recovers drugs from South Padre Island

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas — Coast Guard and Customs and Border Protection crews recovered bundles of marijuana that washed ashore on South Padre Island Thursday afternoon.

Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water near South Padre Island

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas —The Coast Guard assisted three men when their 80-foot fishing vessel began taking on water in the Gulf of Mexico approximately 33 nautical miles northeast of South Padre Island, Saturday.

Station South Padre Island conducts mutiple rescues

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas – The Coast Guard rescued five people in two separate incidents approximately 25 miles north of Port Isabel, Monday.

Coast Guard searching for master of fishing vessel

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas – The Coast Guard is searching for a 60-year-old man who fell overboard from a fishing vessel 20 miles from South Padre Island Saturday night.

Coast Guard locate body of missing shrimper

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Coast Guard has located the body of a fisherman, 5 miles north east of South Padre Island.

Coast Guard suspends search off South Padre Island

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – After a two-day effort, the Coast Guard has suspended its active search for a man who went into the water when his boat capsized 12 miles north of South Padre Island March 9.

Coast Guard rescues one crewmember, searches for another after boat overturns

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Coast Guard rescued one person 12 miles north of South Padre Island, Texas approximately one mile offshore this afternoon and continues to search for the last crewmember after their boat overturned offshore.

Station South Padre Island Captures 2 migrants with 240 Pounds of Marijuana

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – While on a law enforcement patrol in the Brownsville shipping channel late Monday, the crew of a Coast Guard 41-foot utility boat from Station South Padre Island discovered two undocumented migrants and 240 pounds of marijuana on a small raft that was being paddled across the waterway.