Duck Tour Rescued Near McCovey Cove

Duck Tour Rescued Near McCovey Cove

U.S. Coast Guard crews helped tow away a tour boat that broke down near San Francisco’s McCovey Cove on Tuesday afternoon. The Coast Guard received…

Coast Guard Rescues 25 Kiteboarders and Windsurfers North of Crissy Field

Coast Guard Rescues 25 Kiteboarders and Windsurfers North of Crissy Field

A U.S. Coast Guard crew from San Francisco helped bring 25 kiteboarders and windsurfers in distress in the waters off of Crissy Field to safety…

Coast Guard Rescues Capsized ‘Great Race’ Rowboat

Coast Guard Rescues Capsized ‘Great Race’ Rowboat

A U.S. Coast Guard crew from San Francisco rescued a man whose rowboat capsized about 50 miles off of California’s Central Coast early this morning…

Coast Guard Responding To Report Of Body Near Angel Island

Coast Guard Responding To Report Of Body Near Angel Island

U.S. Coast Guard crews are responding to a report of a body in the Bay near Angel Island this morning. Few details were immediately available…

Heroic Teen Surfer Recounts Rescue Of Two At Ocean Beach

Heroic Teen Surfer Recounts Rescue Of Two At Ocean Beach

11:50 AM: As crews continue to search today for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out to sea at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday…

Medical Crews Pull Distressed Swimmers From Ocean Beach Waters, 14-Year-Old Boy Still Missing

Medical Crews Pull Distressed Swimmers From Ocean Beach Waters, 14-Year-Old Boy Still Missing

10:29 PM: U.S. Coast Guard boats are continuing to search near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach tonight for signs of a 14-year-old boy who was lost…

Rough Waters: SF Bay Boaters Warned Of Dangerous Sea Conditions

Rough Waters: SF Bay Boaters Warned Of Dangerous Sea Conditions

The U.S. Coast Guard is advising boaters on the San Francisco Bay to be prepared for rough winds and high seas today. Northerly wind gusts…

Pilot Of Ship That Dumped 53,000 Gallons Of Oil Into SF Bay Loses Fight To Get License Back

Pilot Of Ship That Dumped 53,000 Gallons Of Oil Into SF Bay Loses Fight To Get License Back

The pilot of a container ship that spilled more than 53,000 gallons of fuel oil into the San Francisco Bay in 2007 has lost a…

First Responders Enjoy Successful Disaster Drill In Ferry Building Waters

First Responders Enjoy Successful Disaster Drill In Ferry Building Waters

Divers went into the water near the Ferry Building in San Francisco Monday afternoon as part of a disaster drill that got postponed because of…

Disaster Drill Planned For Waters Off Pier 1 Today

Disaster Drill Planned For Waters Off Pier 1 Today

Divers will be inspecting piers along San Francisco’s waterfront today as part of a disaster drill to hone and showcase the skills of local and…

False Alarm Sends Coast Guard To Fort Funston Area

11:38 AM: A report to a U.S. Coast Guard dispatcher this morning of a capsized boat with people in the water near Fort Funston/Golden Gate…

“Any attempt to board my vessel is an act of war”: Sailboat Skipper Who Led Coast Guard On Chase To Face Charges

“Any attempt to board my vessel is an act of war”: Sailboat Skipper Who Led Coast Guard On Chase To Face Charges

A sailboat skipper who was arrested by the Coast Guard outside the Golden Gate on Sunday was given an Aug. 7 date in federal court…

Sailboat Captain Arrested After Pursuit, Assault

Sailboat Captain Arrested After Pursuit, Assault

11:34 AM: A sailboat captain who was arrested Sunday evening after allegedly refusing to let a U.S. Coast Guard crew board his boat was identified…

Night Swim To Alcatraz Prompts Three-Hour Search

Night Swim To Alcatraz Prompts Three-Hour Search

Two men who went on a night swim to Alcatraz Island prompted a three-hour search and rescue effort in the Bay on Thursday, a U.S….

Body Discovered Near Golden Gate Bridge

Body Discovered Near Golden Gate Bridge

The U.S. Coast Guard this morning pulled a body from San Francisco Bay near the Golden Gate Bridge. Crewmembers on a tourist boat called 911…

Coast Guard Reports Spike In Number Of Bay Area Search And Rescue Cases

Coast Guard Reports Spike In Number Of Bay Area Search And Rescue Cases

The U.S. Coast Guard is asking boardsport and kayak enthusiasts to exercise safe and responsible practices when sporting on San Francisco Bay. According to the…

Four Men Rescued After Candlestick Point Boat Explosion

Four Men Rescued After Candlestick Point Boat Explosion

Four men were rescued from a boat that was burning off of Candlestick Point this morning, a San Francisco Fire Department lieutenant said. The U.S….