“This is a perfect example of how vital it is to not only make sure you have life jackets on board but also that they are readily available in case of an emergency,” said Stephen Sawyer, Sector North Carolina command duty officer for the case.
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Coast Guard suspends search for missing teenager off Gloucester Point, VA PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended the search for a missing teenager off Gloucester Point, Virginia, at 11:00…
A 22-foot boat with four adults and one 4 year old aboard capsized about three miles off Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina,
Is that little dirtbag in your basement up to no good again? Coast Guard: some bozo in Calvert County, Md. is spotlighting ships with a laser
, the laser light was described as steady, powerful and somewhat painful to the eyes. The reporting source believes the laser originated in the area between Drum Point and Cove Point and lasted for approximately 15 minutes.
Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Roger Brown was a Walmart shopper when he leaped to the aid of a Portsmouth Copper
The suspect then proceeded to strike the officer several times in the face before two citizens assisted the other officer with taking the suspect into custody.
Attention Coke-heads! The price is going up! Coast Guard offloads $56 million of cocaine in St. Petersburg
Coast Guard Cutter Tarpon offloaded approximately 1,735 kilograms of cocaine Wednesday, May 3, 2017, worth an estimated wholesale value of $56 million and transferred custody of eight suspected drug smugglers at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg.
Missing is Richard Tomlinson, 82, of Clearwater, Florida. Tomlinson was reportedly sailing from Clearwater to Maine.
Earlier Monday morning, the captain of the Marshall Islands-flagged 623-foot bulk carrier Tamar contacted watchstanders at the Coast Guard command center reporting an explosion in the ship’s forward storeroom
Coast Guard reports rescue efforts retrieved Tangier Island waterman from Bay after Henrietta C sank; his father is still missing in rough seas
Capt. Ed & Jason Charnock their boat “Henrietta C” went down earlier today. Tangier watermen & the Coast Guard are currently searching for one of the missing watermen.
Coast Guard keeps reeling them in from cruise ships! Carnival Pride passenger suffering from heart attack gets ride in chopper
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew launched from Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, and arrived on scene with Carnival Pride east of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.