Home Secretary Priti Patel and her French counterpart have signed an agreement on intelligence sharing in an effort to tackle migrant crossings.
The RNLI has issued a warning after two fridge-freezers were “dumped” in water off the coast of Aberdeen and mistaken for wreckage.
Dramatic video footage has been released of a brave RNLI lifeboat crew saving two young children caught on a rock groyne in rough conditions off Merseyside.
Coastguard officers are reminding the public about the dangers of 'tombstoning' after reports of youngsters jumping into the sea at a north-east harbour.
Officers are trying to identify a woman whose body was pulled from water near Edinburgh.
Police have launched a search for a man who was last seen in an Aberdeen river.
Stonehaven RNLI is urging people to take care when visiting the coast.
A north-east coastguard team is warning the public not to illegally listen to its radio calls, after information about a missing person incident was leaked online.
Emergency services were called to a north-east harbour after a vessel got in difficulty.
Emergency services are assisting a stricken vessel in the north-east after it lost power.
A kite-surfer who went missing off Aberdeen beach has been found safe and well.
Inquiries have established that a man was seen swimming to shore near to Accommodation Road around 4.50pm, after losing his orange and white kite at sea.
A man has been airlifted from a north-east fishing vessel.
A man has been airlifted to hospital after fallling into a north-east harbour.
A fishing vessel is being towed back to a north-east harbour after breaking down.
Five people have been airlifted from a sinking vessel of a north-east coast today.
Fire crews and a coastguard rescue team were called to tackle a boat blaze at a north-east harbour today.
A group of fishermen have been rescued after becoming stranded on rocks in the north-east.
A 999 call asking for the Coastguard's help at an incident in the north-east has been released in a bid to boost awareness.
A search for a vessel in distress off the north-east coast has been stood down.
North-east lifeboats were launched after two children were caught adrift on inflatables.
Two lifeboats were launched to Aberdeen beach after a kitesurfer was thought to be in danger.
Fire crews and a coastguard rescue team have been called to tackle a boat blaze at a north-east harbour.
The "lack of mutual trust, good communication and teamwork" among the crew has become so serious that the station can't operate safely and effectively.
HM Coastguard and the town's RNLI lifeboat were also involved, assisting police officers with their search.
A search for a person on a broken down jet-ski in the north-east has been stood down.
Two women died today after being rescued from the sea at Aberdeen Beach in the early hours of the morning.
A north-east lifeboat was launched after a dingy capsized.
It is understood a small dog had jumped through a castle window, fallen down the cliff and sadly died.
Coastguard teams from Aberdeen were launched following reports of a flare.