U.S. Coast Guard

A CHP helicopter crew searches for missing kayakers at Dillion Beach in Sonoma County, March 18, 2015. (CBS)

Man Dies From Kayaking Accident At Dillon Beach, 2nd Kayaker Survives

A man who was kayaking with his friend died in an accident off the Marin County coast Wednesday afternoon.

03/18/2015

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Hawksbill patrols San Francisco Bay. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues 6 From Sinking Outrigger Canoe Near SF Crissy Field

A U.S. Coast Guard crew rescued six people in the waters off of San Francisco’s Crissy Field late Sunday morning.

02/22/2015

Luis Ruvalcaba (left), and two others, a 22-year-old woman (right) and 54-year-old man, went fishing out of Oyster Point early Monday evening when the 12-foot canoe took on water.(CBS SF)

Coast Guard Finds Body Of Man Who Went Missing During Fishing Trip In SF Bay

U.S. Coast Guard crews Tuesday morning found a 22-year-old man’s body in the water after he went missing on a canoe-fishing trip near Coyote Point in San Mateo on Monday night.

02/17/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 08: A view of downtown San Francsisco and the western span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on September 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Broken Beacon Leaves Bay Bridge Vulnerable In Dense Fog

One of the Bay Bridge’s three radar beacons — which alerts sailors to the midpoint between bridge towers — has not been working properly since December 17.

01/31/2015

Water Rescue in Sonoma County

Jet Ski, Rubber Boat Used To Rescue Occupants Stuck In Flooded Car In Sonoma County

Rescue crews used a jet ski and a rubber boat to rescue four occupants of a vehicle that became stranded in floodwater in west Sonoma County Friday morning.

12/19/2014

Sources told KPIX 5 that that Google is building a floating marketing center for Google Glass off Treasure Island. (CBS)

Google Barge ‘Showrooms’ Sink In Coast Guard’s Safety Concerns

The Google barge projects that received so much media attention last year in San Francisco and Portland, Me. where they mysteriously appeared then suddenly left ended due to safety issues, according to a newspaper report.

11/07/2014

Bodega Bay Satellite View

4 Dead, 1 Rescued After Boat Capsizes Near Bodega Bay

Authorities say four people died and a fifth was pulled to safety after their boat capsized off the coast near Bodega Bay

11/01/2014

(Matt Bigler/CBS)

Police Say OnStar Mistakes Delayed Rescue Of Woman Trapped In San Jose Ravine For 19 Hours

The family of a woman rescued 19 hours after she drove into a ravine in the East San Jose foothills afternoon thanked rescuers for finding her. Meanwhile, questions are being raised about the OnStar system in the woman’s car after it led crews to the wrong locations.

10/14/2014

(Matt Bigler/CBS)

Officer Uses iPad To Find Woman Trapped Inside Car Overnight In San Jose Ravine

A rescue is underway Tuesday morning along Mount Hamliton Road in San Jose for a woman who became trapped inside a car that drove over an embankment and into a ravine Monday afternoon, authorities said.

10/14/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Fisherman Drowns, Swept To Sea By Big Wave At Rodeo Beach; Another Rescued

One man drowned and another man was rescued after waves swept them into the ocean in the Marin Headlands Sunday afternoon.

10/12/2014

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