Coast Guard terminates illegal charter near Houston

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter near Houston
Houston Police Department personnel arrest the captain of an illegal charter operation as part of a Coast Guard and partner agency joint operation and investigation on Clear Lake in Kemah, Texas, May 18, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HOUSTON — Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston, Coast Guard Station Houston, Coast Guard Investigative Service, Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, Harris County...

Coast Guard repatriates 48 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 48 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a migrant vessel about 45 miles south of Key West, Florida, May 17, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 48 Cubans to Cuba, Thursday, following five interdictions off the Florida Keys. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement...

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba
A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel approximately 15 miles south of Key West, Florida, May 12, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 55 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following six interdictions off the Florida Keys. Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders...

Coast Guard concludes investigation of safety zone violation

Coast Guard concludes investigation of safety zone violation
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ─ The Coast Guard has concluded its investigation regarding the cruise ship Harmony of the Seas’ unauthorized entry into a safety zone established by the Captain of the Port of Jacksonville on January 30, 2022. The Coast Guard establishes and enforces safety zones in accordance with Title 46 U.S.C. § 70002 and 70036. When these zones are violated, the Coast Guard may pursue...

Coast Guard transfers 19 people to the Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 19 people to the Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Flores’ crew transferred 19 Cubans to Bahamian authorities, Monday, after being rescued in the Bahamas. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry air crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders, May 9, of migrants stranded on Anguilla Cay, Bahamas. The air crew deployed a radio, food and water. There were...

Coast Guard, partner agencies stop suspected smuggling voyage

Coast Guard, partner agencies stop suspected smuggling voyage
Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations boat crews stops a suspected smuggling voyage off West Palm Beach, Florida, May 9, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Flores’ crew transferred seven migrants to Bahamian authorities, Monday, after being stopped off Florida’s coast. Station Lake Worth Inlet, Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine...

Coast Guard repatriates 24 Dominicans

Coast Guard repatriates 24 Dominicans
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley File Photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley repatriated 24 Dominican Republic nationals Monday, following the interdiction of an illegal voyage Wednesday in Atlantic Ocean waters northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. This interdiction is the result of ongoing local and federal multi-agency efforts in support of the Caribbean Border...

Coast Guard repatriates 86 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 86 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement air crew alerted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel about 10 miles south of Key West, Florida, May 7, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 86 Cubans to Cuba, Friday, following seven interdictions off the Florida Keys. Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous’...

Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos repatriates 44 Dominicans

Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos repatriates 44 Dominicans
The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos interdicts a 25-foot vessel taking part in an illegal voyage May 9, 2022 in the Mona Passage.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos repatriated 44 Dominicans to a Dominican Republic Navy vessel Wednesday, following the interdiction of two illegal voyages in the Mona Passage. These interdictions are the result...