Coast Guard transfers more than 370 people to The Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers more than 370 people to The Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter Legare’s crew stop this unsafe and overloaded Haitian sail freighter approximately 60 miles south of Andros Island, Bahamas, Jan. 21, 2023. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Cutter Legare’s crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Legare’s crew transferred 375 Haitians and two Cubans to Bahamian authorities, Tuesday, following rescues in Bahamian waters. Coast Guard Cutter Legare’s...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Elliot Key

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Elliot Key
Coast Guard Cutter Flying Fish file photo by Petty Officer Corinne Zilnicki MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended the search, Monday, for a 60-year-old male diver who went missing in the vicinity of Elliott Key. Missing is Roberto Salgado. On Saturday, a good Samaritan reported to Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders, at approximately 5 p.m., that a person went missing while snorkeling. A Station...

Coast Guard repatriates 75 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 75 people to Cuba
An interdicted migrant voyage about 16 miles south of Duck Key, Florida, Dec. 30, 2022. The people were repatriated to Cuba on Jan. 4, 2023. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s crew repatriated 75 migrants to Cuba, Wednesday, following interdictions off Florida’s coast. Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 law enforcement aircrew alerted Sector Key West...

Coast Guard repatriates 71 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 71 people to Cuba
An interdicted migrant voyage about 31 miles south of Upper Matecumbe Key, Florida, Dec. 30, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s crew repatriated 71 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following interdictions off Florida’s coast. A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations law enforcement aircrew notified Sector Key West watchstanders of a migrant...

Coast Guard repatriates 82 people to Cuba 

Coast Guard repatriates 82 people to Cuba 
A U.S. Coast Guard Station Miami Beach law enforcement crew interdicts an illegal migrant voyage near Sands Key, Florida, Dec. 23, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. repatriated 82 Cubans to Cuba, Wednesday, following interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders of a migrant vessel, Dec....

Coast Guard repatriates 143 people to Cuba 

Coast Guard repatriates 143 people to Cuba 
An interdicted illegal migrant voyage near Boca Raton, Florida, Dec. 22, 2022. The people were repatriated to Cuba on Dec. 27, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. and Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge crew’s repatriated 143 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders...

Coast Guard repatriates 67 people to Cuba 

Coast Guard repatriates 67 people to Cuba 
Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge’s crew notified Sector Key West watchstanders of this migrant vessel about 20 miles south of Key West, Florida, Dec. 20, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Cutter Legare’s crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 67 Cubans to Cuba, Thursday, following interdictions off Florida’s coast. Coast Guard Cutter Spencer’s crew...

Coast Guard repatriates 110 people to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 110 people to Haiti
Coast Guard, and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations crews stop a grossly overloaded and unsafe Haitian sail freighter about 50 miles south of Cudjoe Key, Florida, Dec. 12, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Cutter Tahoma’s crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk’s crew repatriated 110 Haitians to Haiti, Tuesday, following two interdictions off Florida’s coast. An...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people off Cuba

Coast Guard rescues 3 people off Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba’s small boat crew rescues three Bahamians from a sinking vessel 25 miles north of Cuba, Dec. 15, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Thomas Gilmore) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba’s crew rescued three Bahamians, Friday, from a disabled vessel 25 miles north of Cuba. Escanaba’s crew arrived on scene after a Coast Guard Air Station...