Coast Guard returns 10 Haitian migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard returns 10 Haitian migrants to the Dominican Republic
An empty makeshift boat lays in the Mona Passage Oct. 10, 2021, shortly after the Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon interdicted an illegal migrant voyage near Mona Island, Puerto Rico.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo). SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard returned 10 Haitian migrants to the Dominican Republic between Tuesday and Wednesday, following the interdiction of an illegal voyage in Mona Passage...

Coast Guard rescues 10 Cubans

Coast Guard rescues 10 Cubans
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew locates and a rustic vessel traveling toward Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, Oct. 7, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard crews rescued 10 Cubans stranded on Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, Saturday, and safely transferred them to Bahamian authorities, Sunday. Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr’s crew arrived on scene and brought the migrants...

Coast Guard Cutter interdicts 199 Haitian

Coast Guard Cutter interdicts 199 Haitian
Coast Guard crews transfer 199 Haitians to the Haitian authorities in Cap-Haitien, Haiti, Oct. 2, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard crews rescued 199 Haitians, Thursday, and they were safely transferred to Haitian authorities, Saturday. During a routine patrol, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew located and notified Coast Guard District Seven watchstanders...

Coast Guard intercepts 202 Haitians

Coast Guard intercepts 202 Haitians
A small boat from Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C Webber hands out lifejackets to Haitian migrants about 20 miles northwest of Cap Du Mole, Haiti, Sept. 28, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard crews rescued 202 Haitians, Tuesday, and they were safely transferred to Haitian authorities, Thursday. During a routine patrol, Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C Webber’s crew located a 50-foot...

Coast Guard rescues 9 Cubans

Coast Guard rescues 9 Cubans
Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. file photo. MIAMI — Coast Guard crews rescued nine Cubans, Sunday, who were safely transferred to Cuban authorities, Friday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew spotted and notified Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Sunday, at approximately 5:40 p.m., about 54 miles southwest of Marquesas Keys. Coast Guard Cutter...

Coast Guard repatriates 260 Haitians to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 260 Haitians to Haiti
Two small boats from Coast Guard Cutter Diligence interdict Haitian migrants off Cuba’s coast, Sept. 18, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Resolute’s crew repatriated 260 Haitians to Haiti Friday following two at-sea interdictions off Haiti and Cuba. During a routine patrol,  Coast Guard Cutter Diligence’s crew interdicted a 35-foot sail freighter, Friday,...

Coast Guard repatriates 16 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 16 migrants to Cuba
MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Issac Mayo’s crew repatriated 16 Cubans to Cuba Friday following an interdiction off Marathon. A good Samaritan reported a green hulled makeshift vessel Wednesday at approximately 10 a.m., to Sector Key West watchstanders approximately 5 miles off Boot Key Harbor. Station Marathon and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine law enforcement crews arrived on scene...

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...