Coast Guard offloads about 1 ton of cocaine in St. Petersburg

Coast Guard offloads about 1 ton of cocaine in St. Petersburg
Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Pelican  offload approximately one ton of cocaine, worth an estimated $23 million wholesale, in St. Petersburg, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Pelican offloaded approximately one ton of cocaine, worth an estimated $23 million wholesale,...

Coast Guard PACTACLET receives United States Interdiction Coordinator Award from White House

Coast Guard PACTACLET receives United States Interdiction Coordinator Award from White House
SAN DIEGO- The Assistant Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy presented the prestigious United States Interdiction Coordinator (USIC) Award in Maritime Operations to the Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego today. “Receiving the USIC award is a great honor and a testament to the hard work and dedication of our Law Enforcement...

Coast Guard PACTACLET participates in American Heroes Challenge

Members of the Coast Guard’s Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team apprehend a suspect during an exercise at the Clark County Shooting Park.LAS VEGAS – A U.S. Coast Guard law enforcement team participated in the 2nd annual American Heroes Challenge Saturday and Sunday at the Clark County Shooting Park. Six members of the San Diego based, Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team (PACTACLET), performed...

San Diego-based Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team presented drug interdiction award

SAN DIEGO – The Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team (PACTACLET) was presented with the United States Interdiction Coordinator (USIC) Award for superior performance in the surface interdiction of illicit drugs during the 2009 fiscal year on August 19, 2010 at the U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego.