An hours-long search for a missing swimmer off Surfside Beach in Seal Beach has been called off because of darkness, said officials.
A woman in her 20s had to be medevaced by the U.S. Coast Guard after going into early labor on Catalina Island.
The Coast Guard says it has suspended the search for a 53-year-old kayaker who went missing several days ago off Newport Beach.
Federal agents arrested 14 would-be illegal immigrants when their boat overturned at Crystal Cove State Park Tuesday.
The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued 15 illegal immigrants stranded for three days on an island off Southern California.
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.
The Coast Guard suspended its search for a 25-year-old man believed to have jumped into the ocean from the Port Hueneme Pier.
Two Dana Point sailors overdue from a trip to Catalina’s Avalon Harbor were found in good condition Wednesday.
The Coast Guard and local rescuers are searching for two men who were reported overdue back from a sailing trip.
Engineers are using sonar to scour the bottom of Santa Cruz Harbor for missing vessels sunk by the tsunami triggered by last week’s massive offshore earthquake near Japan.
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.
Crews are cleaning up 700 gallons of oil after it was spilled into Long Beach harbor.
The U.S. Coast Guard says a freighter has run aground on a manmade island in the waters off Long Beach.
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.