Coast Guard


‘Saddles For Soldiers’ Program Finds Success Treating PTSD In Veterans Through Horse Bonding

Tucked away in the foothills of the Shadow Hills community in Sunland is an equestrian center that offers veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder a path to emotional stability through working with horses.


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Coast Guard Rescues Man, 2 Boys From Skiff Near Marina Del Rey

Sky 2 was overhead Friday morning as the Coast Guard rescued a man and two 11-year-old old boys from a skiff off the coast of Marina del Rey.

CBS Los Angeles–11/08/2013

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Missing Sierra Madre Sailor Found Safe And Sound

A search was underway Wednesday for a missing 65-year-old sailor who went missing while sailing to Catalina, the United States Coast Guard said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013


Missing Sailboat Found Safe

A California-bound sailboat, which was reported missing, was located Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2013

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Sailboat Headed To Southern California From Hawaii Reported Missing

The Coast Guard is asking California boaters to keep a watchful eye out for a missing sailboat.


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Crews Rescue Missing Diver Off Santa Monica

Crews found a diver reported missing near the Santa Monica Pier Tuesday, according to Los Angeles County Fire.


Sketches of Mexican nationals Meija Leyva and Manuel Beltran Higuera, accused of killing Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne III. (credit: Bill Robles)

Suspects Plead Not Guilty In Death Of Coast Guard Officer

Two Mexican nationals pleaded not guilty Friday to killing a U.S. Coast Guard officer near Santa Cruz Island on Dec. 2.


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Memorial Ceremony Held For Coast Guard Officer Killed Off Channel Islands

A memorial ceremony was held Saturday for the U.S. Coast Guard officer who was killed law enforcement operations in Santa Barbara County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/08/2012

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Memorial Ceremony To Be Held Saturday For Coast Guard Officer Killed Off Channel Islands

A memorial ceremony will be held Saturday for the U.S. Coast Guard Officer who was killed in a boating accident.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/07/2012

Smaller vessels known as "pangas" have been used in recent months to smuggle illegal immigrants onto Southland beaches. (credit: California State Lifeguards |  Orange County Sheriff's Department)

8,500 Pounds Of Pot Seized Off LA Coast In Panga Boat

Approximately 8,500 pounds of marijuana was discovered about 150 miles west of Los Angeles and now it’s in the hands of U.S. Coast Guard officials.


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Sinking Boat Off Long Beach Towed To Shore, Owner Sought

Authorities are working to tow a sinking boat to shore and find out who is the owner of the “derelict” vessel.


Some of the drug haul captured Sunday by authorities. (credit: Alexandra Foshee/UGC)

Harbor Patrol Finds Nearly 8,000 Pounds Of Marijuana Floating In Ocean

Harbor Patrol agents started receiving calls just after noon Sunday about large bails of marijuana floating off the coast of Dana Point.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2012

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Police: 20 Arrested After ‘Panga’ Boat From Tijuana Lands In El Segundo

Federal immigration agents and police have detained 17 people in the latest so-called “panga” boat landing.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/21/2012

4 Bodies Found Near Overturned Fishing Boat Off Channel Islands

Four bodies have been found near an overturned fishing boat off the coast of the Channel Islands, according to authorities.