Coast Guard continues hurricane response in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard continues hurricane response in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
Coast Guard Cutter Joshua James file photo SAN JUAN — The Coast Guard continues the hurricane response Monday in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands with 13 cutters and 10 aircraft. Crews continue working to reopen affected ports and waterways to help the flow of humanitarian aid and resume maritime commerce. Reopening affected ports enables critical fuel supplies and commodities to flow...

Photos: Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley crew delivers FEMA supplies to Vieques, Puerto Rico

Photos: Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley crew delivers FEMA supplies to Vieques, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley delivers food and water from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to Vieques, Sept. 22, 2017 in support of Hurricane Maria relief efforts. The crew offloaded 750 liters of bottled water and 1,440 meals. (U.S. Coast Guard photos courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley) For information on the progress of Hurricane Maria and hurricane...

Coast Guard in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands prepared for Hurricane Maria relief effort

Coast Guard in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands prepared for Hurricane Maria relief effort
Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley, a 154-foot Fast Response Cutter homeported in San Juan ,Puerto Rico, unload bottled water from a flatbed truck in Curacao, Sept. 20, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Katherine Ustler. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—The Coast Guard personnel in and near Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands are currently weathering and evading Hurricane Maria, Wednesday. After...

Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley delivers supplies to U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley delivers supplies to U.S. Virgin Islands
Crew members from the Coast Guard Cutter Donal Horsley load dog food, pet medicine, and other supplies onto the cutter to bring to local shelters and other locations in the U.S. Virgin Islands after Hurricane Irma, Sept. 15, 2017.U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Jim Connor. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley crew delivered food, water, electrical supplies and emergency...

Coast Guard continues to support relief efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard continues to support relief efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands
The crew from the Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier loads generators and other supplies to bring to the U.S. Virgin Islands after Hurricane Irma, Sept. 14, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard cutters, personnel and aircraft Friday continue to actively support Hurricane relief efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands alongside local, federal and Department of Defense partner...

Coast Guard, partner agencies continue relief efforts in U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard, partner agencies continue relief efforts in U.S. Virgin Islands
The crews of the Coast Guard cutters, Joseph Napier and Heriberto Hernandez, bring equipment, like generators and supplies to the Marine Safety Detachment St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands during Hurricane Irma relief efforts, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 to help the unit get back up and running.  U.S. Coast Guard photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard and partner agencies continue their relief...

Coast Guard cutters support Hurricane Irma relief efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard cutters support Hurricane Irma relief efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands
Coast Guard cutters from Sector San Juan and Sector Jacksonville anchor off the coast of St. Thomas, Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 as the crews prepare to bring supplies, equipment, port assessment teams and other government agency responders to some of the U.S. Virgin Islands that impacted most by Hurricane Irma. U.S. Coast Guard photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard cutters crews have been arriving...

Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley offloads $ 1.2 million dollars worth of marijuana

Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley offloads $ 1.2 million dollars worth of marijuana
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley File Photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —The Coast Guard offloaded approximately 573 pounds of marijuana Thursday in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. The offload comes following a recent at sea interdiction in international waters off the French Caribbean island of Martinique. The seized marijuana is estimated to have a wholesale value of approximately $1.2 million...

Coast Guard rescues 6 overdue St. Lucian men off Martinique

Coast Guard rescues 6 overdue St. Lucian men off Martinique
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley rescued six St. Lucian men May 15, 2017 approximately 25 nautical miles off the western coast of Martinique. (U.S. Coast Guard photo). SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley rescued six St. Lucian men Monday from the overdue 20-foot boat, One Time, approximately 25 nautical miles off the western coast of Martinique. The rescued...