In December, retired Coast Guard commander Dennis Zecca was arrested by federal agents in Marathon. Accused of conspiring to buy 10 kilos of cocaine, he was also charged with hiring a hitman to kill one of the town’s biggest realtors.
An Alaska man, along with his sailboat, has gone missing in the Keys.
The Coast Guard and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office continues to search for a man spotted under a bridge in Lower Matecumbe Key.
A family’s plan of spending the night on their boat changed suddenly with the sound of a smoke alarm.
The U.S Coast Guard in Miami newest ship arrived Sunday morning. The Coast Guard Cutter Margaret Norvell, the fifth of the service’s planned 58 Fast Response Cutters in the Sentinel Class, docked at its new homeport around 9:30 a.m.
A day on the water off the Florida Keys turned out not to be so much fun for three people and their dog after they had to be rescued from their capsized boat by the Coast Guard.
The Coast Guard is celebrating another big haul seized in the western Caribbean.
The body of a diver has been found off Hillsboro Inlet in Broward County.
Migrant rafters rescued by two cruise ships off the Florida Keys were interviewed by the U.S. Coast Guard on Saturday afternoon.
Carnival Corp. is indicating it will not reimburse the U.S. government for hundreds of thousands of dollars in costs to rescue its disabled cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico.