Coast Guard seizes 230 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island

Coast Guard seizes 230 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island
Following a successful interdiction in the Brownsville Shipping Channel, personnel from Coast Guard Station South Padre Island photograph bales of marijuana stacked at the station in Brownsville, Texas, Jan. 31, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station South Padre Island) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard seized 230 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island, Texas, Monday. At approximately...

Coast Guard boarding teams seize heroin in Arabian Sea

Coast Guard boarding teams seize heroin in Arabian Sea
ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 27, 2021) Coastal patrol ship USS Tempest (PC 2) and USS Typhoon (PC 5) interdict a stateless dhow carrying illicit drugs while transiting international waters in the Arabian Sea. (U.S. Navy photo) MANAMA, Bahrain – Two U.S. Navy ships seized 385 kilograms of heroin worth approximately $4 million from a stateless fishing vessel transiting the Arabian Sea, Dec. 27. U.S. Coast...

Coast Guard offloads more than $148 million of illegal narcotics in Miami

Coast Guard offloads more than $148 million of illegal narcotics in Miami
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant (WMEC-624) crewmembers wrap a pallet of illegal narcotics at Port Everglades, Florida, Dec. 15, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Estrada) MIAMI — The Reliance-class Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless (WMEC 624) crew offloaded more than $148 million of illegal narcotics at Base Miami Beach, Tuesday, from three separate interdictions in the Caribbean...

Coast Guard offloads more than $148 million of illegal narcotics in Miami

Coast Guard offloads more than $148 million of illegal narcotics in Miami
Bales of contraband are stacked in front of the Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless at Base Miami Beach, Dec. 7, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brian Zimmerman) MIAMI— Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless’ crew offloaded more than $148 million of illegal narcotics at Base Miami Beach, Tuesday, from three separate interdictions in the Caribbean Sea, in the past two weeks. Following...

Coast Guard boat crews seize $12 million in cocaine

Coast Guard boat crews seize $12 million in cocaine
Station San Juan boat crews offloaded approximately 400 kilograms in seized cocaine and transferred custody of four suspected smugglers to federal agents Nov. 24, 2021, following the interdiction of a go-fast vessel near Dorado, Puerto Rico.(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ricardo Castrodad) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Station San Juan boat crew offloaded approximately 400 kilograms in seized cocaine and...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloads $504 million in drugs

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloads $504 million in drugs
The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton’s (WMSL 753) crew poses with approximately 26,250 pounds of cocaine and 3,700 pounds of marijuana at Port Everglades, Florida, Nov. 22, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jose Hernandez) MIAMI— Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton’s crew offloaded approximately 26,250 pounds of cocaine and 3,700 pounds of marijuana worth approximately $504 million,...

Coast Guard transfers custody of 3 smugglers, $3.75 million in cocaine

Coast Guard transfers custody of 3 smugglers, $3.75 million in cocaine
A Coast Guard Boat Station San Juan crew transfers custody of three men and $3.75 million in seized cocaine to federal agents in San Juan, Puerto Rico Nov. 1, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ricardo Castrodad) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Coast Guard Boat Station San Juan crew transferred custody of three men and $3.75 million in seized cocaine Monday to federal agents in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The...

Coast Guard offloads $3.5 million in seized cocaine in San Juan

Coast Guard offloads $3.5 million in seized cocaine in San Juan
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernandez offloaded $3.5 million in seized cocaine and transferred custody of 3 suspected smugglers in San Juan, Puerto Rico Oct. 29, 2021. . (U.S. Coast Guard photo). SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernandez offloaded $3.5 million in cocaine Friday and transferred custody of three smugglers to federal agents in San...

U.S., Haitian Coast Guard’s interdict suspected drug smugglers

U.S., Haitian Coast Guard's interdict suspected drug smugglers
A Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Doyle small boat crew and cutter crewmembers conduct a contraband transfer following an interdiction near Gonave Island, Haiti, Oct. 27, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Doyle’s crew transferred 1,485 pounds of marijuana and three suspected drug smugglers to Haitian Coast Guard crewmembers, Wednesday, following an interdiction off...