Boater

Muir Beach

Passenger Fined $5K By Coast Guard For Jumping Off Boat Near Muir Beach

The Coast Guard issued a $5,000 fine to a passenger who jumped from the fishing vessel Bass Tub into the waters off Muir Beach in Marin County last Monday.

06/30/2015

Bodega Bay and Bodega Harbor. (US Army Corps of Engineers)

4th & Final Body Found From Bodega Bay Boating Party

The search is over for the final missing boater from a fatal Bodega Bay fishing trip after a Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crew spotted the body on the Marin County shoreline.

05/13/2015

Alviso Marina County Park (http://www.sccgov.org)

Emergency Responders Work To Save Distressed Boaters In Alviso Marina

Emergency personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard, San Jose Fire Department and Menlo Park Fire Protection District were working to rescue two passengers on a disabled boat in the Alviso Marina in San Jose Sunday afternoon, according to a Coast Guard official.

01/18/2015

Lake Berryessa

Glen Ellen Man Missing After Being Thrown From Speedboat On Lake Berryessa

A Glen Ellen man who was thrown out of a speedboat on Lake Berryessa Saturday evening is still missing, a Napa County sheriff’s captain said.

08/12/2014

U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard Rescues Boater From Disabled Vessel During Race To Hawaii

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a mariner in a sailboat race to Hawaii whose vessel became disabled early Sunday and towed his boat into Monterey Harbor Tuesday morning, the Coast Guard reported.

07/01/2014

Coast Guard Rescue

Coast Guard Crew Rescues Man From Capsized Rowboat Raking Part In Race Across Pacific

A U.S. Coast Guard crew from San Francisco rescued a man whose rowboat capsized about 50 miles off of California’s Central Coast early Sunday morning while taking part in a race across the Pacific.

06/22/2014

Video from the Coast Guard shows a helicopter rescue off the Monterey County Coast. (Source: Coast Guard)

Injured Boater Rescued By Coast Guard Helicopter Crew Off Monterey County Coast

New video shows a helicopter rescue off the Monterey County Coast.

06/04/2014

Waves crash against a seawall as people make their way along the Embarcadero in San Francisco during stormy weather. (AP Photo)

Rough Wind, High Seas Prompts Coast Guard Warning For Bay Area Boaters

The U.S. Coast Guard was advising boaters on the San Francisco Bay to be prepared for rough winds and high seas Thursday.

12/19/2013

This sailboat was involved in a three hour chase on San Francisco Bay on July 21, 2013. David John McCormick, the sailboat's captain, was arrested in the case. (CBS)

Sailor Charged For Chase On San Francisco Bay, Assaulting Officer

A sailboat skipper who was arrested by the Coast Guard outside the Golden Gate on Sunday was given an Aug. 7 date in federal court in San Francisco for arraignment on three criminal charges.

07/24/2013

This sailboat was involved in a three hour chase on San Francisco Bay on July 21, 2013. David John McCormick, the sailboat's captain, was arrested in the case. (CBS)

Coast Guard Arrests Uncooperative Boater After Chase On SF Bay

A sailboat captain was arrested after allegedly refusing a request to be boarded by law enforcement patrol Sunday evening just off of Sausalito, U.S. Coast Guard officials said.

07/22/2013

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