U.S. Coast Guard

The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Massive Search After Report Of Boat Sinking Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching Tuesday evening for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

08/25/2015

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

Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Missing Crewmember On Ship

The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday suspended its search for a crewman who went missing from a ship.

08/13/2015

Two people and a dog were rescued from a burning boat off Ocean City, New Jersey on Sunday, Aug. 9. (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

2 People, Dog Rescued From Burning Boat Offshore From Ocean City, N.J.

Two people and a dog were rescued Sunday, after a boat went up in flames offshore from Ocean City, New Jersey.

08/09/2015

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

Coast Guard Monitoring Oil Spill In Bayonne

Oil has spilled into the water after a tugboat struck a pier in Bayonne on Saturday night.

08/02/2015

Coast Guard helicopter (credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard Chopper Makes Emergency Landing On Staten Island Golf Course

The craft landed on the course at Richmond County Country Club around 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

08/02/2015

A Coast Guard crew uses a helicopter to rescue a man in the waters 44 miles off Cape May, N.J., on Aug. 2, 2015. (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

WATCH: Coast Guard Helicopter Rescues Man In Waters Off Cape May

A Coast guard helicopter early Sunday rescued a 45-year-old man who spent four hours overboard dozens of miles off the Jersey shore.

08/02/2015

Crews man a machine gun onboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sailfish. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: A Ride With Coast Guard Crews Protecting New York Harbor

More than 200 structures of national importance call New York Harbor home, and protecting them is a priority.

04/17/2015

Weehawken Cove is home to several boats that have sunk or been discarded, and nobody seems to know why. (Photo: CBS2)

Weehawken Cove ‘Boat Graveyard’ Mystery Deepens: Where Did They Come From?

Gaze upon Weekhawken Cove and something is a little fishy, as it holds not one, but two sunken sailboats. A couple more look, well, left for dead.

03/28/2015

A photo from the U.S. Coast Guard helicopter shows rescue crews searching for a truck that fell through the ice in Toms Rivers, N.J., on March 1, 2015. (credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Truck Falls Through Frozen River In Ocean County; Dog Found Dead Inside

Rescue crews found a dog dead inside a pickup truck that fell through the ice on a southern New Jersey waterway, but no one else was inside, police said.

03/01/2015

Olivia Hooker (credit: New York State Senate)

Black History Month: Coast Guard’s First African-American Woman Celebrating 100th Birthday

Olivia Hooker was the first black woman to enlist in the U.S. Coast Guard, and this week she’s celebrating a big milestone.

02/11/2015

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

2-Mile Oil Slick Spotted Near Sandy Hook Bay

Authorities on Thursday were trying to figure out what caused a two-mile-long, 400-foot-wide oil slick that was discovered near Sandy Hook Bay offshore from New Jersey.

12/11/2014

Christopher Montgomery (credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Long Island Man Missing From U.S. Coast Guard

Petty Officer Christopher Montgomery, 26, was reported missing last Thursday.

10/01/2014

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

Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Missing NY Boater

Scott Donsavage’s 15-foot vessel was found ashore in gear with no one aboard.

08/01/2014

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

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Swimmer Off Jersey Shore

Nicholas Guilhote was reported missing just before noon Friday, authorities said.

07/18/2014

Members of U.S. Coast Guard and Riverhead Foundation free 800-pound sea turtle. (credit: Riverhead Foundation/Facebook)

800-Pound Turtle Freed From Lobster Trap In East Hampton

The 5-foot-long reptile got entangled off Gardiners Island around 3 p.m. Sunday.

06/30/2014

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