Coast Guard repatriates 161 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 161 Cuban migrants
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada and, Customs and Border Protection boat crew interdict a rustic carrying 11 Cuban migrants south of Key Largo Monday, Aug.22, 2016.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Islamorada. MIAMI – The Coast Guard repatriated 161 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, since Monday. The Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo repatriated 66 Cuban migrants, Monday,...

Coast Guard repatriates 55 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 55 Cuban migrants
Cuban migrants sit aboard a rustic vessel prior to being intercepted by the Coast Guard, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard has repatriated 55 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, since Aug. 12. The Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo crew repatriated 36 Cuban migrants Tuesday, and the Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber crew repatriated 19 Cuban migrants...

Coast Guard repatriates 54 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 54 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo repatriated 54 Cuban migrants Tuesday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. These repatriations are a result of five separate at-sea migrant interdictions in the South Florida Straits. In each instance, the Coast Guard helped secure the U.S. border and prevented these sea voyages from ending in tragedy. “We discourage anyone from taking to the sea and attempting...

Coast Guard repatriates 97 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 97 Cuban migrants
The Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark interdicted a chug with 11 Cuban migrants east of Delray Beach Friday, July 29, 2016. The 11 Cuban migrants were repatriated to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark. MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 97 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, since July 30. The Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans crew repatriated...

Coast Guard repatriates 151 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 151 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 151 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, since July 14. The Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore crew repatriated 60 Cuban migrants Monday. The Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans crew repatriated 45 Cuban migrants, and the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump repatriated 46 Cuban migrants Thursday. These repatriations are a result of 10 separate migrant interdictions...

Coast Guard repatriates 33 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 33 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore repatriated 12 Cuban migrants Tuesday and another 21 Cuban migrants Friday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. These repatriations are a result of four separate migrant interdictions at sea within the last week in the south Florida Straits. In each instance, the Coast Guard helped secure the U.S. border and prevented these sea voyages from ending...

Coast Guard continues search for possible survivors of capsized vessel off the British Virgin Islands

Coast Guard continues search for possible survivors of capsized vessel off the British Virgin Islands
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews continue to search by air and sea Friday for possible survivors of a capsized migrant vessel in waters between the British Virgin Islands and the Caribbean island of Saint Maarten. As of 12 p.m. Friday, since the initial notification and start of the search Wednesday, Coast Guard aircraft and the Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernandez have collectively...

Coast Guard apprehends 3 Dominicans in drug smuggling attempt off Puerto Rico

Coast Guard apprehends 3 Dominicans in drug smuggling attempt off Puerto Rico
A boat crew from the Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon’s small boat is on scene with a suspected drug smuggling vessel with three Dominican men onboard June 23, 2016(U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard transferred custody of three Dominican men suspected of drug smuggling to federal law enforcement officers Sunday, following the interdiction of a  go-fast boat June...

Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore repatriates 50 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore repatriates 50 Cuban migrants
MIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore repatriated 50 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Tuesday. The 50 migrants repatriated were a result of five separate interdictions of chugs, or rustic vessels, in the Florida Straits in the last week. “We discourage anyone from taking to the sea and attempting to reach U.S. soil illegally, they are risking their lives with very...