Search Halted For 2 Vallejo Teens Swept Away In Surf At SF Ocean BeachRescuers called off the search at 9 p.m. for the 16-year-olds who were swept out to sea after they succumbed to a large wave that separated them from three of their friends.
VIDEO: Coast Guard Captures Drug-Smuggling Sub; 6 Tons Of Coke SeizedAn Alameda-based Coast Guard cutter has captured a drug-smuggling submarine-like vessel off the coast of Panama, arresting four crewmen aboard and seizing more than 12,800 pounds of cocaine, authorities announced Monday.
Coast Guard Rescues 2 Surfers At Gray Whale CoveThe Coast Guard deployed a rescue boat and a rescue helicopter, which located the surfers at Gray Whale Cove State Beach.
Swimmer Rescued From Ocean Beach By Coast GuardOne person was rescued out of the ocean by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach this afternoon, a fire department spokesman said.
Kayakers Rescued Outside Golden Gate BridgeThe Coast Guard rescued two kayakers Sunday evening off the coast of Marin County, Coast Guard officials said.
Search Suspended For 2 UC Santa Cruz Students Swept Out To SeaTwo University of California Santa Cruz students remained the focus of an intense search in the Pacific waters off Bonny Doon Tuesday after being swept out to sea.
Commercial Fishing Boat Runs Aground Near China Camp In Marin CountyTwo boaters in distress were able to safely walk to shore after a 30-foot commercial vessel lost power in the North Bay and ran aground at China Camp State Park
Coast Guard Planning Temporary Safe Zone Around SF's Ferry Plaza For New Year's Eve FireworksThe United States Coast Guard is planning to establish a temporary safety zone around San Francisco’s Ferry Plaza on Thursday night for a New Year’s Eve fireworks display.
Alameda Rescue Diver Pulls Drowning Victim From Vehicle Submerged In Oakland EstuaryAn Alameda fire rescue swimmer pulled a drowning man out of a submerged vehicle in the Oakland Estuary Saturday morning but the victim did not survive.
Large Breaking Waves, Rip Currents Prompt Warning For BeachgoersThe coast guard is warning beach-goers to expect strong swells along the Northern and Central California coasts through Tuesday morning.
Yacht Runs Aground On Oakland-Alameda Estuary BreakwallA 40-foot yacht teetered on a breakwall at the mouth of the Oakland-Alameda Estuary early Monday after running aground on the structure, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
1 Dead, 1 Missing, 1 Survives After Fishing Boat Accident In Tomales BayOne boater is dead, one is missing and a third was found alive at the mouth of Tomales Bay in Marin County Monday morning, a National Park Service spokesman said.