Woman Rescued After Floating A Mile Off Shore In Long Island SoundFrom a police helicopter, rescuers spotted the swimmer in distress and dropped flotation devices before getting her on a boat.
Rescue Crews Pull Person From Water Off Rockaway BeachSomeone called 911 around 8 p.m. Saturday to report a possible drowning.
Off-Duty Long Beach Lifeguard Nickoli Alfasi Rescues Swimmer In DistressRookie Long Beach lifeguard Nickoli Alfasi was riding his bike on the boardwalk when he spotted the swimmer struggling with the current near a jetty.
2 Men Rescued From Sinking Sailboat In Fire Island Pines HarborPolice say the boat's lines broke and were being smashed against the dock and other boats.
Crews Searching For Man In Water Off Far RockawayPolice said a witness reported seeing the man who was yelling for help near Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk around 9 p.m. Saturday.
Witness Spots Man Yelling For Help In Waters Off Far Rockaway, Search Expected To Resume SundayPolice say a witness reported seeing the man yelling for help near Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk around 9 p.m. Saturday.
Heroic Rescue: Elmwood Park Police Chief Pulls Mother, 2-Year-Old Daughter Out Of Freezing Passaic RiverInvestigators are still trying to get to the bottom of why the mom and daughter were on the river.
Dramatic Video: Police Body Camera Footage Shows Rescuers Pull Woman From Hudson RiverTwo officers and a firefighter jumped into the water and used a harness to secure the woman.
Long Island Man Honored After Saving 2 Teenagers Struggling In The Water Off Fire IslandHow do you thank someone who saved your life? It's hard to put into words.
Jet Skier Rescued By Helicopter Near West BronxPolice say it happened in the river near West 225th Street and Marbel Hill Avenue.
Family Grieving After 17-Year-Old Is Pulled From Water In Perth Amboy, N.J.The police chief says no swimming is allowed in Perth Amboy and conditions can be dangerous.
Swimmer Dies After Water Rescue In Long BeachAround 7 p.m. Thursday, multiple 911 calls reported a swimmer in distress near Monroe Boulevard.
1 Dead After Being Pulled From Hudson River, 3 Others RescuedAccording to police, a 20-year-old man went into the river to retrieve a personal belonging.
Kite Surfer Rescued By NYPD After Getting Stranded In Water Near QueensDivers first had to free the man who was tangled up in his kite. First responders then used a bucket attached to a helicopter to hoist him out of the water to take him ashore.
NYPD Rescues Teens From Hudson River Who Dove In To Get Their Volleyball"They got the ball… They also got a whole lot of police to help them get the ball!" an NYPD sergeant said