Coast Guard ends search in the Mona Passage for Crown Topaz missing mariner

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews at Sector San Juan ended their search Monday morning in Mona Passage waters for a missing crewman aboard the 498-foot Panamanian cargo vessel Crown Topaz.

CBIG authorities detain 2 Dominicans for smuggling Cubans to Mona Island, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Caribbean Border Interagency Group (CBIG) law enforcement authorities interdicted two Dominican men suspected of migrant smuggling Monday and took custody of nine Cuban migrants after they made landfall on Mona Island, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Dream

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – The crew of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter medically evacuated a woman from cruise ship Carnival Dream Thursday morning, approximately 20 nautical miles north of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard searching for 2 fishermen off the northwest coast of Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard and Puerto Rico Police are searching Friday for two fishermen reportedly overdue aboard 14 to 20 foot-black fishing vessel (yola) off the northwest coast of Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard rescues survivors of sunken vessel 100 nautical miles south of Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 dolphin helicopter rescued two survivors aboard a life raft Saturday, after their sailing vessel sunk approximately 100 nautical miles south of Mona Island, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard repatriates 27 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Farallon repatriated 27 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic Wednesday, following an at-sea interdiction by Caribbean Border Interagency Group (CBIG) Law Enforcement authorities Monday.

Rescue crews end search for missing boater from capsized vessel in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Rescue crews ended their search for a missing boater after Puerto Rico State Emergency Management personnel reported that the body was located and recovered by fishermen Wednesday afternoon near shore west of the Herrera Bridge in Loíza, Puerto Rico.

Air Station Borinquen Rescues One, Search Continues for Missing Boater

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crews of a Coast Guard helicopter rescued one of four men from a capsized vessel Wednesday and are searching with local authorities for another in waters, approximately two nautical miles north of Punta Picua off Río Grande, Puerto Rico.

Good Samaritans hlep to rescue 2 overdue fishermen west of Rincón, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Good Samaritans responding to a Coast Guard Urgent Marine Information Broadcast rescued two overdue fishermen Sunday in waters approximately 12 nautical miles west of Rincón, Puerto Rico.