Coast Guard transfers 20 people to Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 20 people to Bahamas
MIAMI – Coast Guard crews transferred 20 people to the Bahamas over four days, with these encounters coming from two separate voyages, originating from the Bahamas. The Coast Guard and its Homeland Security Task Force – Southeast partners will continue to be a presence in the air and on the waters to detect and deter migrants from attempting to unlawfully enter the U.S. via maritime domain. “The...

Coast Guard repatriates 11 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 11 people to Cuba
A U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore 26-foot over-the-horizon boat crew interdicts a rustic vessel off the coast of Florida, June 7. 2023.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI – Coast Guard crews repatriated 11 people to Cuba, Thursday, as a result of interdictions coming from five separate unlawful voyages originating from Cuba over the last week. The Coast Guard and its Homeland Security Task Force...

Coast Guard rescues woman, 6 children on Rio Grande near McAllen

Coast Guard rescues woman, 6 children on Rio Grande near McAllen
Members of Coast Guard Maritime Safety & Security Team Houston pose for a photo with a raft deflated after a search and rescue case near McAllen, Texas, June 9, 2023.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Maritime Safety & Security Team Houston) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued seven non-citizens on the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, Friday. A 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew...

Coast Guard repatriates 56 people to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 56 people to the Dominican Republic
A migrant makeshift vessel drifts in the Mona Passage empty after being interdicted by the Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser during a maritime migration event near Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico June 12, 2023.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser repatriated 56 migrants to the Dominican Republic, Monday, following a makeshift vessel interdiction in...

Coast Guard returns 24 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard returns 24 migrants to the Dominican Republic
Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark BarneySAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon returned 24 of 29 migrants to the Dominican Republic Thursday, following the interdiction of an illegal voyage vessel in Mona Passage waters near Puerto Rico. Four other migrants in this case, Alfredo Rodriguez-Moya, 23; Johan Jerber-Jaramillo, 22; Francisco...

Coast Guard repatriates 77 people to Cuba, Bahamas

Coast Guard repatriates 77 people to Cuba, Bahamas
Migrants await being transferred from a 30-foot pleasure craft about 25 miles east of St. Luice, Florida, May 17, 2023. U.S. Coast Guard photo. MIAMI – Coast Guard crews repatriated and transferred 77 people to Cuba and the Bahamas over seven days, with these encounters coming from five separate voyages, originating from Cuba or the Bahamas. The Coast Guard and its Homeland Security Task Force –...

Coast Guard repatriates 96 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 96 migrants to the Dominican Republic
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley File Photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley crew returned 96 migrants to the Dominican Republic, Tuesday, following three vessel interdictions in Mona Passage waters off the west coast of Puerto Rico. The Coast Guard, along with Homeland Security Task Force – Southeast partners, maintains a continual presence with air, land, and...

Coast Guard repatriates 29 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 29 migrants to the Dominican Republic
A vessel lays adrift in the Mona Passage shortly after being interdicted by a Puerto Rico Police Joint Forces of Rapid Action Marine Unit near Aguada, Puerto Rico, May 16, 2023. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard crews repatriated 29 people to the Dominican Republic Thursday, following multiple interdictions in the Mona Passage off the west coast of Puerto Rico. The Coast...

Coast Guard transferred 169 people to Cuba, Bahamas

Coast Guard transferred 169 people to Cuba, Bahamas
A Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton small boat boatcrew transports six migrants to Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, May 9, 2023.  The migrants were stranded on Cay Sal Island, Bahamas. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) MIAMI – Coast Guard crews repatriated and transferred 169 people to Cuba and the Bahamas from Friday through Tuesday, making it known that the maritime borders to the United States are closed...