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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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Explosion Aboard 30-Foot Boat In Alameda Marina Hospitalizes Boater

A boater was hospitalized in a Northern California burn center after an explosion aboard his 30-foot vessel at an Alameda marina dock.

02/08/2013

Pillar Point Harbor

Capsized Vessel Found In Search For Missing Boater Near Pillar Point

U.S. Coast Guard crews Friday morning found a capsized vessel possibly
associated with a boater who did not return after leaving from Pillar Point Harbor on Wednesday but have yet to find the missing man.

02/03/2012

Alviso: Mallard Slough & Environmental Education Center (baytrail.abag.ca.gov)

Stranded South Bay Boater Airlifted To Safety

A boater who went out duck hunting Tuesday and got stuck overnight several miles from San Jose’s Alviso Marina was found cold but in good condition Wednesday morning.

01/18/2012

A Coast Guard crew on the San Francisco Bay. (CBS)

Body Found Near Richmond May Be Missing SF Bay Canoer

The U.S. Coast Guard recovered the body of a man matching the description of a canoer who was reported missing Wednesday evening.

CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

A Coast Guard crew on the San Francisco Bay. (CBS)

Rescuers Search For Missing Canoer In SF Bay

Rescuers were searching Thursday morning for a canoer who went missing near Treasure Island on Wednesday evening.

CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

Coast Guard

Coast Guard Rescues Boater Near Ocean Beach; 1 Missing

Crews rescued one person who fell out of an inflatable boat into the water near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach Saturday afternoon, according to a fire spokeswoman.

04/09/2011

Water flows toward the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge from San Pablo Bay (CBS)

Boat Washes Up In SF After Man Rescued Near Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man from the water near the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge late Wednesday morning after he apparently fell off his boat, Coast Guard Petty Officer Laura Alcon said.

CBS San Francisco–10/06/2010