The U.S. Coast Guard will be out patrolling the waters off the California coast starting this weekend in a major crackdown aimed at intoxicated boaters.
U.S. immigration officials say they have intercepted a record number of attempts in the past year involving small boats aiming to bring illegal immigrants ashore.
Nineteen passengers on a distressed tour boat were rescued Friday after the vessel began smoking off Newport Beach.
The boat that overturned in calm seas with 10 people, including two children, on board may have been carrying too many passengers, according to the boat’s manufacturer.
Authorities say a sailboat has capsized off San Diego, leaving two men dead and seven people injured.
The Coast Guard says a 66-year-old California man has been rescued from the Gulf of Mexico after his 40-foot sailboat became disabled about 125 miles from the mouth of the Mississippi River.
Petty Officer Paul Ramos was driving a Coast Guard vessel when it collided with a pleasure boat on San Diego Bay during the 2009 Christmas Parade of Lights.
Customs officials arrest 18 illegal immigrants found in a boat off Dana Point.
TV host Stephen Colbert is taking to the high seas this May in a race from Charleston to Bermuda.
Officials called off the search at 11:46 a.m. Thursday, after scouring the area for more than nine hours for a boat that was reportedly in distress.
Officials say two men in a skiff that capsized while they were fishing for lobster off Newport Beach were able to swim to shore.
The U.S. Coast Guard has resumed searching for a boat with three children aboard that was taking on water off the San Diego County coast.
A boat with two people aboard that went missing overnight off Santa Catalina Island is safe in a Long Beach port.