Coast Guard

Daly City cliff Coast Guard rescue. (CBS SF)

2 Dogs Rescued After Falling 100 Feet Down Daly City Cliff With Woman, Man

Emergency crews rescued two dogs that fell off a cliff with a man and woman early this morning in Daly City, a spokesman for the Peninsula Humane Society & Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said.

08/26/2015

A California Highway Patrol helicopter (Nick Ares/Wikimedia Commons)

Police Use Helicopter, Coast Guard To Arrest Alleged Gunman On Treasure Island

Police chased down a suspected gunman Saturday on Yerba Buena Island/Treasure Island in San Francisco.

08/22/2015

Plane Crash Locator

Plane With Unconscious Pilot At Controls Plunges Into Ocean 460 Miles Off Point Reyes

U.S. Coast Guard officials said they have suspended a search Friday afternoon for the pilot of an experimental aircraft that crashed off of Point Reyes Thursday night.

08/14/2015

A Coast Guard Cutter Stratton boarding team opens the bridge of a self-propelled semi-submersible interdicted in international waters off the coast of Central America, July 19, 2015. The Stratton’s crew recovered more than 6 tons of cocaine from the 40-foot vessel. (Coast Guard photo courtesy of Petty Officer 2nd Class LaNola Stone)

Alameda Coast Guard Crew Seizes Narco-Submarine Carrying 8 Tons Of Cocaine

A U.S. Coast Guard crew from Alameda stopped a submersible vessel carrying more than 16,000 pounds of cocaine in the Eastern Pacific Ocean last month — the largest bust of its kind in Coast Guard history.

08/05/2015

Point Bonita lighthouse (U.S. Department of the Interior)

Coast Guard Rescues 6 After Boat Hits Rocks Near Point Bonita

The Coast Guard rescued 6 boaters after their 42-foot recreational fishing vessel struck submerged rocks.

08/04/2015

An oil slick that appeared off the Southern California coast. (CBS)

Oil Slick Near Santa Barbara Created By Natural Seepage, Coast Guard Says

The Coast Guard says an oil slick that formed in the Pacific Ocean last week near Santa Barbara was created by natural, ocean-floor seepage.

08/03/2015

(Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images)

Pentagon Announces Plan Aimed At Lifting Transgender Ban

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said he is creating a working group that will review the policies and determine if lifting the ban would have any impact on the military’s ability to be ready for battle.

07/13/2015

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

Coast Guard Rescues Married Couple And Their Dog After Kayak Capsizes Off Tiburon

Two kayakers were rescued from the water near Paradise Cay in Tiburon Saturday evening, according to the United States Coast Guard.

07/05/2015

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

Wreckage of a Coast Guard helicopter following a crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, June 29, 2015. (CBS)

Coast Guard Helicopter Crash Lands At San Francisco International Airport

A Coast Guard helicopter that was conducting hovering training near the San Francisco International Airport crash landed Monday, but no one was reported injured.

06/29/2015

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