Water Rescue

The FDNY Marine Unit rescued a person from the Hudson River near 43rd Street on Nov. 3, 2014 (Credit: CBS2)

FDNY Marine Unit Rescues Man From Hudson River

Firefighters were called in after reports of two people in the water at 43rd Street, just south of the Circle Line tour boats Monday afternoon.

11/04/2014

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Police: Officers Pull 3 Men From East River In Queens; 2 Had Jumped In

Police Monday evening pulled men from the water after they jumped into the East River offshore from Long Island City, Queens, along with a third person who jumped in to rescue them himself.

08/25/2014

Water rescue near Rober Moses State Park on Aug. 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk Marine Unit Rescues Three From Sinking Boat Near Robert Moses State Park

Before emergency crews could arrive, two Good Samaritans passing by on a 26-foot boat rescued Michael Scaringi’s 12-year-old son from the sinking boat.

08/24/2014

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Suffolk Marine Unit Rescues 8 From Sinking Boat In Great South Bay

Suffolk County police said members of the Marine Bureau were patrolling at around 2:22 a.m. when they encountered a 32-foot Carrera boat taking on water after both engines had failed.

08/23/2014

A man was pulled from the waters off Canarsie Pier on April 26, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

FDNY Pulls Man From Waters Off Canarsie Pier

First responders rescued man who fell over the Canarsie Pier railing into Jamaica Bay on Saturday afternoon. The whole ordeal was caught on cell phone video.

04/26/2014

Perth Amboy Water Search

Crews Search For Man In Water Off Perth Amboy, N.J.

A search for a missing 27-year-old man in Raritan Bay was under way on Wednesday night.

08/14/2013