Coast Guard interdicts 2 lancha crews illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts 2 lancha crews illegally fishing US waters
A Mexican fishing boat, or lancha, floats alongside the pier at Coast Guard Station South Padre Island after a 45-foot Response Boat–Medium boat crew from the station detected men illegally fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, Sept. 21, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station South Padre Island) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Multiple Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected five and interdicted two...

Coast Guard transfers 30 migrants to Bahamas; detains smuggler

Coast Guard transfers 30 migrants to Bahamas; detains smuggler
A Station Fort Lauderdale law enforcement crew embarked 25 Haitians, three Colombians, one Chinese migrant, one Peruvian migrant, and one suspected Bahamian smuggler off Hallandale Beach, Florida, Sep. 18, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered’s crew transferred 30 migrants to Bahamian authorities, Wednesday, after their voyage was interdicted off Hallandale...

Coast Guard repatriates 36 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 36 Cubans to Cuba
A good Samaritan reported this 20-foot chug to Sector Key West watchstanders at approximately 10 a.m., Thursday. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans’s crew repatriated 36 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following four interdictions off the coast of Key West and the Bahamas. A good Samaritan reported to Sector Key West watchstanders at approximately 10 a.m., Thursday, a 20-foot...

Coast Guard repatriates 22 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 22 migrants to Cuba
Eight Cuban migrants aboard a metal vessel approximately 1 mile east of Dania Beach, Florida, Sep. 13, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayos’ crew repatriated 22 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, following three interdictions off the coast of Dania Beach and Key West. While on a routine patrol, the Coast Guard Cutter Ibis crew notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders...

Coast Guard transfers 41 migrants to Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 41 migrants to Bahamas
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew transferred 41 migrants from Little Inagua Island to Bahamian authorities, Sept. 10, 2021. The aircrew transported the migrants to Inagua International Airport where they will be processed by Bahamian authorities. The aircrew was conducting a scheduled patrol...

Coast Guard repatriates 102 migrants to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 102 migrants to Haiti
103 migrants aboard a 35-foot sailing vessel are interdicted by a Coast Guard Station Miami law enforcement crew approximately 12 miles east of Biscayne Bay, Florida , Sep. 16, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Diligence’s crew repatriated 102 Haitians to Haiti, Thursday, following an interdiction off of Biscayne Bay. A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Miami...

Coast Guard engages in training with Royal Australian Navy

Coast Guard engages in training with Royal Australian Navy
Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMLS-755) file photo ALAMEDA, Calif. — U.S. Coast Guard members aboard the Alameda-based Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) participated in a cooperative three-day at-sea exercise with the Royal Australian Navy in the South China Sea Saturday through Monday. The joint training engagement included joint operations, professional exchanges, and multi-unit maneuvering at sea...

Coast Guard transfers 14 migrants to Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 14 migrants to Bahamas
Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations agents contacted Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders after locating a suspicious vessel near Baker’s Haulover Inlet, Florida, Sep. 11, 2021.  MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Manatee’s crew transferred 14 migrants to Bahamian authorities, Monday. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations agents contacted Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard crews remain vigilant during operations in the Arctic Region

Coast Guard crews remain vigilant during operations in the Arctic Region
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, operates in the Bering Sea Aug. 24, 2021.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf. JUNEAU, Alaska — The U.S. Coast Guard demonstrated its commitment to the Bering Sea and Arctic region with deployments of national security cutters Bertholf and Kimball, and a U.S. Arctic patrol by icebreaker Healy. “Security in the Bering Sea and the...