Passengers Rescued From Tour Boat After Engine-Room Fire Near Governors IslandA fire broke out in the engine room of a sightseeing boat near Governors Island on Friday morning, prompting a dramatic rescue.
Police: 4 Boaters In Inflatable Raft Rescued From Long Island SoundFour boaters were rescued by Suffolk County authorities after getting stuck on the water and not being able to make it back to shore.
4 Children, 2 Adults Rescued After Boat Flips Over In New York HarborSix people – including four children – were rescued by police and a cruise company dock worker Tuesday afternoon when their boat overturned.
Boat With 5 On Board Overturns In Jamaica Bay; 2 Later DieFive people tumbled out of a boat that capsized in Jamaica Bay Friday night, and two of them later died.
Teenage Boys Escape Safely When Boat Engine Catches Fire Off Long IslandThere was a close call off the waters of Long Island this week, when the U.S. Coast Guard had to rescue a group of teenagers when their boat engine caught fire.
Coney Island Cop Recognized For Rescuing 7 People By Boat As Sandy HitOfficer Jonas Guisao, a 20-year veteran of the force, works out of the 60th Precinct, which was destroyed when Sandy roared ashore.