A body found floating in the water near Matheson Hammock’s Marina early Tuesday morning is that of a woman who disappeared off a go fast boat over the weekend.
Thousands hit the waters for the holiday weekend, but rough surf along Florida’s beaches made it dangerous for swimmers, boaters and rescue crews. Authorities said at least four people went missing in boating and swimming incidents.
With Memorial Weekend around the corner, U.S. Coast Guard officials in Florida are warning people that making hoax distress calls is a felony.
Want to play it safe on the water? Now there’s an app for that. This Saturday the Coast Guard will release its first boating safety app as the kickoff to this year’s National Safe Boating Week.
A group of American Hobie Cat sailboat racers will race the 90-mile distance between Key West and Havana, Cuba during what is believed to be the first officially sanctioned sailing race between the two cities for at least 50 years.
South Florida welcomes hundreds of sailors and marines this week as they land at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale for the 25th annual Broward Navy Days’ Fleet Week Port Everglades.
Coast Guard crews rescued a captain who reportedly fell off a 95-foot yacht on Wednesday.
It was all in a day’s work for the crew of a Coast Guard cutter off Puerto Rico as they rounded up a trio of Dominican drug smugglers and seized $16 million in cocaine.
The search continues for a man who fell from a cruise ship about 20 miles off the coast of the Keys.
A total of 797 pounds of cocaine were found inside a cargo vessel at the Miami River.