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 searching for man near Melbourne Beach

Coast Guard searching for man near Melbourne Beach
The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for Dale Allan Hossfield, a 68-year-old man from Vero Beach, Florida, after his boat washed ashore on Melbourne Beach with the engines still running. ( Courtesy Photo) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a missing man, Thursday, after his 29-foot boat washed ashore on Melbourne Beach. The man missing is 68-year-old...

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...

Good Samaritan finds missing person’s body near Mule Key

Good Samaritan finds missing person's body near Mule Key
Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. MIAMI — Coast Guard, partner agencies and a good Samaritan located the body of a missing person, Friday, at approximately 12:40 p.m. near Mule Key. The body of 28-year-old Jewel Hammond was located. A good Samaritan reported a deceased body about 200 yards east of Mule Key. A fellow...

Coast Guard repatriates 86 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 86 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement air crew alerted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel about 10 miles south of Key West, Florida, May 7, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 86 Cubans to Cuba, Friday, following seven interdictions off the Florida Keys. Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous’...

Coast Guard repatriates 61 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 61 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Flores repatriated 61 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following seven interdictions off the Florida Keys. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement aircrew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Wednesday, at approximately 4:45 p.m., about 55 miles south of Key West. A...

Coast Guard transfers 62 Haitians to The Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 62 Haitians to The Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class NyxoLyno Cangemi MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous’ crew transferred 62 Haitians to Bahamian authorities, Monday, after rescuing them in Bahamian waters. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement air crew found an overloaded, unsafe, and unstable Haitian sailing vessel, May 2, approximately 75 miles...

Coast Guard aviator honored with Key to the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard aviator honored with Key to the U.S. Virgin Islands
Lt. Ronaqua Russell, A U.S. Coast Guard HC-144 pilot with Air Station Miami, holds the Key to the U.S. Virgin Islands, presented to her by the U.S. Virgin Islands Legislature May 5, 2022. (Courtesy photo by Barry Leerdam, Legislature of the Virgin Islands) ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands — Lt. Ronaqua Russell, a Coast Guard HC-144 pilot with Air Station Miami, was honored at the U.S. Virgin Islands...

Coast Guard repatriates 49 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 49 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Marathon law enforcement crew stops a rustic vessel approximately south of Long Key, Florida at about 10:45 a.m., May 1, 2022.  (U.S Coast Guard photo by Air Station Miami) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Flores’ crew repatriated 49 Cubans to Cuba, Wednesday, following four interdictions off the Florida Keys. A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders...