Coast Guard Captures Narco-Sub Carrying 12,000 Pounds Of CocaineA Coast Guard cutter has captured a semi-submersible submarine carrying 12,000 pounds of cocaine in the eastern Pacific off Colombia authorities said.
Coast Guard Commander Arrested For Illegally Importing DrugsA Bay Area Coast Guard commander has been arrested for illegally importing the narcotic-like pain reliever Tramadol from Singapore and Germany through the mail, federal prosecutors announced late Wednesday.
Search Resumes For Final Victim Of Dive Boat FireOfficials say divers have resumed a search for the last missing victim who died in a fatal boat fire as authorities continue a criminal investigation into the blaze that killed 34 people off the coast of California.
Criminal Probe Underway In Fiery Dive Boat DisasterU.S. authorities are conducting a criminal investigation into the fiery dive boat disaster that killed 34 people off the coast of California, two officials said Monday.
DRAMATIC VIDEO: U.S. Coast Guard Boards Drug Smuggling SubThe war on drugs continues off the waters of Mexico and South America including the dramatic boarding of a small submarine by the crew of the Cutter Munro.
VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Man Separated From Kayak In Bodega BayU.S. Coast Guard crews rescued a man who became separated from his kayak off the windy Bodega Bay coast Sunday afternoon.The man was checking his crab pots near the Bodega Bay jetty when winds blew the kayak further off shore around 1 p.m., according to the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office.
Body Of Missing Pacifica Swimmer Recovered In Waters Near Fort FunstonAuthorities said the body of a swimmer who went missing in the rough waters off Pacifica last month has been found about nine miles away near Fort Funston.
Alameda-Based Coast Guard Cutter Offloads More Than 14,300 Pounds Of CocaineThe Alameda-based Coast Guard Cutter Waesche offloaded more than 14,300 pounds of cocaine Friday, the haul from spending months battling drug trafficking in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Search Suspended For Missing Man In Rough Waters Along Pacifica BeachCrews are searching the water near a hotel in Pacifica for a 28-year-old man who went missing while on an early-morning swim with friends early Tuesday morning.
Man Found Dead In Waters Near Pigeon Point Lighthouse In PescaderoSearch crews found a man floating unconscious and not breathing in the waters just off Pigeon Point Lighthouse in Pescadero, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.
Bay Area Families With Government Jobs Struggle Through ShutdownMonday was Day 17 of the federal government shutdown and problems are piling up for federal workers in the Bay Area who are not receiving paychecks.