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...

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 67 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 67 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Marathon law enforcement crew stops a rustic vessel about 17 miles south of Ramrod Key, Florida, April 16, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Moore’s crew repatriated 67 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following five interdictions off the Florida Keys. A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations airplane crew alerted Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard transfers 93 to Royal Bahamas Defence Force

Coast Guard transfers 93 to Royal Bahamas Defence Force
Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew rescued 15 Cuban males aboard an overloaded chug near the Bahamas, April 15, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew transferred 67 Haitians and 15 Cubans to Bahamian authorities, Friday, after two Coast Guard cutter crews rescued them near Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, in two separate interdictions. The Coast...

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 55 people to Cuba
A good Samaritan reported a migrant vessel taking on water to Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders at approximately noon, about six miles off Marathon, April 8, 2022. The people were repatriated on April 11, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 55 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following nine interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good...

Coast Guard repatriates 70 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 70 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk’s small boat crew stopped a Cuban migrant vessel approximately 45 miles south of Marathon, Florida, April 1, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 70 Cubans to Cuba, Friday, after eight interdictions off the Florida Keys. Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders on April...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 19 from water off Islamorada

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 19 from water off Islamorada
Motor tanker Methoni and their life boat approximately 33 miles southeast of Alligator Reef Lighthouse near Islamorada, Florida, Dec. 31, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ensign Alex Hughes) MIAMI — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued 19 Cubans, Friday, approximately 33 miles southeast of Alligator Reef Lighthouse near Islamorada, Florida. All 19 people were rescued by the motor tanker Methoni...