Coast Guard returns 35 non-U.S. citizens to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard returns 35 non-U.S. citizens to the Dominican Republic
The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley cutter boat interdicts an illegal voyage vessel with 21 non-U.S. citizens May 23, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard between Tuesday and Friday returned eight Dominican, 15 Haitian and 12 Uzbek nationals to the Dominican Republic, following the interdiction of two illegal voyages in Mona Passage waters near Puerto Rico. Four...

Coast Guard repatriates 26 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 26 people to Cuba
U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber’s crew repatriated 26 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following an interdiction off the Florida Keys. A good Samaritan alerted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders, Friday, of a rustic vessel at approximately 12:15 p.m., about 15 miles southeast of Islamorada. “Family members in the United States inquiring...

Coast Guard repatriates 52 people to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 52 people to the Dominican Republic
Coast Guard Cutters Joseph Tezanos and Donald Horsley interdict an illegal voyage May 16, 2022, approximately 15 nautical miles northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos returned 52 non-U.S. citizens to a Dominican Republic Navy vessel Thursday near Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, following five illegal voyage interdictions...

Coast Guard repatriates 43 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 43 people to Cuba
A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations law enforcement air crew alerted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel about 65 miles south of Marathon, Florida, May 18, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Erik Villa-Rodriguez) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber’s crew repatriated 43 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, following four interdictions...

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 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...