Coast Guard

Camper Goes Missing Near Angel Island; Coast Guard Searching AreaFirst responders were looking for a missing camper in the vicinity of Angel Island, off the coast of Tiburon, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.
San Francisco Man Dies When Boats Collide Off Santa Catalina Island, 3 HurtA couple on Facebook identified themselves as the victim’s parents, saying their son was from San Francisco and was on the dinghy with his girlfriend, who was also injured.
Boaters Rescued From Water After Leaping From Burning Vessel Off Santa Cruz CoastTwo boaters went overboard Saturday morning after their vessel caught fire near Santa Cruz, according to the United States Coast Guard.
2 Dogs Rescued After Falling 100 Feet Down Daly City Cliff With Woman, ManEmergency 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.
Police Use Helicopter, Coast Guard To Arrest Alleged Gunman On Treasure IslandPolice chased down a suspected gunman Saturday on Yerba Buena Island/Treasure Island in San Francisco.
Plane With Unconscious Pilot At Controls Plunges Into Ocean 460 Miles Off Point ReyesU.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.
Alameda Coast Guard Crew Seizes Narco-Submarine Carrying 8 Tons Of CocaineA 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.
Coast Guard Rescues 6 After Boat Hits Rocks Near Point BonitaThe Coast Guard rescued 6 boaters after their 42-foot recreational fishing vessel struck submerged rocks.
Oil Slick Near Santa Barbara Created By Natural Seepage, Coast Guard SaysThe Coast Guard says an oil slick that formed in the Pacific Ocean last week near Santa Barbara was created by natural, ocean-floor seepage.
Pentagon Announces Plan Aimed At Lifting Transgender BanDefense 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.
Coast Guard Rescues Married Couple And Their Dog After Kayak Capsizes Off TiburonTwo kayakers were rescued from the water near Paradise Cay in Tiburon Saturday evening, according to the United States Coast Guard.
Passenger Fined $5K By Coast Guard For Jumping Off Boat Near Muir BeachThe 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.