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Tom Andresen (Credit: Handout)

Search Resumes For Missing NJ Fisherman After Boat Found

Tom Andresen’s sunken 40-foot trawler called El Jefe was found Wednesday in the Sandy Hook Channel after state police used sonar to locate it.

08/27/2015

Rescue teams search for a missing boat off Sandy Hook, NJ on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Sunken Fishing Boat El Jefe Located After Search Off Sandy Hook

New Jersey State Police said they’ve located the 40-foot fishing boat that sank in the Sandy Hook Channel Tuesday.

08/26/2015

(credit: Dylan Gowan via Facebook)

19-Year-Old Man Spends Night On Buoy After Personal Watercraft Breaks Down Off NJ Coast

Dylan Gowan was reported missing around 9:40 p.m. and an extensive search followed overnight.

08/12/2015

A state police helicopter assists in the search of a missing swimmer off Sandy Hook Beach, NJ on Aug. 6, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Sheriff: Search Ends For Missing Swimmer Off Sandy Hook Beach

The Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office said the man was with a group of swimmers when he started having trouble in the water around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

08/06/2015

Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos. (credit: US Coast Guard)

Coast Guard: Search For Missing Florida Teens Will Be Suspended At Sunset

The Coast Guard will suspend its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who’ve been missing for a week, officials said Friday.

07/31/2015

Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos. (credit: US Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Continues Search For Missing Teens After Boat Found Off Florida

The Coast Guard scoured the waters off Florida on Monday, searching for any sign of two 14-year-old fishermen who disappeared three days earlier as they headed toward the Bahamas.

07/27/2015

U.S. Coast Guard (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Searching For Woman In Water Near Perth Amboy

The 22-year-old woman was swept away in the current.

06/13/2015

Five rescued after two boats collided 17 miles south of Shinnecock. (credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan Rescue 5 People After Boats Collide Near Shinnecock

Coast Guard crews and a good Samaritan rescued five people after two boats collided in the waters off Long Island.

05/18/2015

Captain Gavin (Credit: Jill Ocone)

Fishing Boat Runs Aground Off Point Pleasant Beach

No one was injured when a commercial fishing boat ran aground off Point Pleasant Beach.

04/08/2015

(Credit: Matt Kozar/CBS2)

1 Dead, 3 Rescued After Tugboat Sinks Off Fire Island

Coast Guard Petty Officer Morgan Gallapis said the search began Saturday afternoon after a crew member reported the tugboat was sinking.

03/14/2015

Rob Konrad (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rob Konrad, Former NFL Fullback, Swims 9 Miles After Falling Off Boat

The U.S. Coast Guard said that Konrad had gone fishing alone Wednesday after being dropped off at a Boca Raton dock. Friends became concerned after he didn’t meet them for dinner.

01/09/2015

Two people were rescued after a small boat capsized in the Raritan Bay off Staten Island on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead, 1 Injured After Small Boat Capsizes In Raritan Bay Off Staten Island

Video from the scene showed only the hull of the small vessel visible above the water.

10/14/2014

The sun sets over Sandy Hook Bay (file / credit: National Parks Service)

5 Rescued From Sinking Boat In Sandy Hook Bay

Two children and three adults escaped injury when their boat started taking on water in the Sandy Hook Bay.

10/08/2014

Passengers rescued from a distressed clipper near the Statue of Liberty smile along with a NYPD Harbor Unit member who helped in the rescue (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

130 Rescued After Clipper Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

The group was rescued by the NYPD, FDNY and Coast Guard, who brought them back to the Battery Park Marina, where the boat originated.

09/20/2014

1 Dead After Small Plane Crashes In Long Island Sound

The Coast Guard said it received a report from another aircraft in the area of a small, white plane in the water about eight miles off Mattituck Inlet.

07/07/2014

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