San Francisco First Responders Rescue Swimmer In Distress At China BeachSan Francisco Fire units are at the scene of a water rescue Wednesday afternoon at China Beach with first responders providing CPR to the victim, according to authorities.
VIDEO: U.S. Coast Guard Rescues Man From Marshall's Beach In San FranciscoA man reported missing along the San Francisco coastline was found stranded on a beach and rescued by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter Wednesday night.
Houseboat Runs Aground On Napa River, Prompts Coast Guard Helicopter RescueA houseboat ran aground on the Napa River Friday morning, prompting the U.S. Coast Guard to send a rescue helicopter to pluck out the two people aboard.
U.S. Coast Guard Helps NOAA Team Rescue Whale Tangled In Fishing Gear In Monterey BayA U.S. Coast Guard crew stationed in Monterey on Monday was able to help a team from NOAA untangle a whale that had gotten caught in fishing gear near Moss Landing.
Coast Guard Crews Rescue 2 From Sinking Ship Off Monterey BayCrews with the U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people from a sinking vessel about nine miles south of Monterey Bay, Coast Guard officials announced Thursday.
Coast Guard Airlifts Overturned Kayaker Off Coast Of PacificaThe U.S. Coast Guard rescued a kayaker from the ocean off the coast of Pacifica on Friday using a helicopter to lower a rescue swimmer.
Coast Guard Crew From Alameda Seizes 1,700 Pounds Of Cocaine From Fishing Boat Off Costa RicaThe U.S. Coast Guard said Monday it has seized about 1,700 pounds of cocaine with an estimated value of more than $29 million was seized in international waters off the coast of Costa Rica.
Small Plane Crashes Into Humboldt Bay; Pilot RescuedThe pilot of a small plane was rescued after crashing into Humboldt Bay in heavy fog Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Crew of 5 Rescued From Sinking Fishing Boat Off S.F. CoastFive people were rescued from a sinking fishing boat this week off the coast southwest of the Golden Gate Bridge, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Ukraine Skipper Pleads Guilty to Operating Cargo Ship in SF Bay While DrunkA Ukrainian man has pleaded guilty to being intoxicated while operating the cargo ship Rainbow Quest in San Francisco Bay on Dec. 10.
Coast Guard Holds Hearing In Alameda Over Seaman Accused Of Killing ShipmateA U.S. Coast Guardsman currently stationed in Alameda will learn within weeks whether he will face a court-martial for murder in connection with the death of a shipmate in the wake of a drunken struggle in January in Alaska.
3 Rescued, 1 Missing After Boat Capsizes Off North Coast Near Bodega BayThe U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people Saturday from a fishing boat that capsized about 30 miles northwest of Bodega Bay but the search for a fourth man has been suspended.
San Francisco Fleet Week Festivities Continue With Parade Of Ships, Air ShowFestivities for the 37th annual Fleet Week continued in San Francisco Friday morning, with the Parade of Ships cruising under the Golden Gate Bridge at 11 a.m.
Elite Coast Guard Team Keeps Bay Secure During Fleet WeekThe big crowds that gather for Fleet Week in San Francisco also bring security concerns. On Friday KPIX 5 got a behind-the-scenes look at how a U.S. Coast Guard unit helped keep the Parade of Ships safe.
Couple Lands Dream Job Tending Historic Lighthouse on San Francisco BayA couple recently found out their dream job would become very real. They'll get to live on their own private island in the bay and tend to a historic, iconic lighthouse.