Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloads 26,000 pounds of cocaine, 1,500 pounds of marijuana

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloads 26,000 pounds of cocaine, 1,500 pounds of marijuana
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan, Rear Adm. Peter Brown and The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton crew stand on the flight deck amongst 26,000 pounds of interdicted cocaine and 1,500 pounds of interdicted marijuana at Port Everglades, Florida, June 6, 2019.  Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Murray. Miami – The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton (WMSL-753) crew offloaded...

Coast Guard cutter Resolute returns home from 60-day deployment

Coast Guard cutter Resolute returns home from 60-day deployment
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute File Photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Resolute (WMEC-620) returned home on Sunday, May 19th to St. Petersburg following a 60-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Upon getting underway, Resolute patrolled south to the Panama Canal, transiting the 51 mile canal and passing through three separate locks over the course of 10 hours to reach the...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home after 59 days

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home after 59 days
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 to their homeport in St. Petersburg, Florida following a 59-day patrol in the Caribbean.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returned home Monday to St. Petersburg following a 59-day patrol. Resolute crew members patrolled...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing cruise ship crewmember

Coast Guard suspends search for missing cruise ship crewmember
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft file photo MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended their search at approximately 2:30 p.m., Thursday for a missing Royal Caribbean cruise ship Harmony of the Seas crewmember 267 miles northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. Missing is Arron Hough, 20, of the United Kingdom. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico received a notification from the...

Coast Guard searching for cruise ship crewmember northwest of Puerto Rico

Coast Guard searching for cruise ship crewmember northwest of Puerto Rico
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching Wednesday for a missing crewmember, who went overboard from the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Harmony of the Seas 267 miles northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. Missing is Arron Hough, 20, of the United Kingdom. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Juan received a notification from the cruise ship stating a crewmember went...

Coast Guard repatriates 74 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 74 migrants to the Dominican Republic
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley transfers a group of migrants to the cutter small boat during the repatriation of 74 Dominicans in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Nov. 27, 2018. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard returned 74 Dominican migrants to law enforcement authorities in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Tuesday night following the at-sea interdictions of four migrant...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home after 59 days

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home after 59 days
Children of Coast Guard Cutter Resolute crew members watch the cutter return home to St. Petersburg, Florida, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returned home Sunday to St. Petersburg following a 59-day patrol. Resolute crew members patrolled more than 11,000 miles, providing...

Coast Guard member becomes a U.S. citizen in St. Petersburg

Coast Guard member becomes a U.S. citizen in St. Petersburg
Seaman Kenwyn Berkeley stands with his family in St. Petersburg, Florida, after taking the Oath of Allegiance to become a U.S. citizen Friday, June 29, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — As a young boy, he played on the beaches in Trinidad and Tobago, now he is a member of the U.S. Coast Guard and official citizen of the country he...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute conducts change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute conducts change of command ceremony
Coast Guard Cmdr. Carmen DeGeorge, left, transfers command of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute to Cmdr. Roy Brubaker during a change of command ceremony at Sector St. Petersburg, Florida, June 13, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute conducted a change of command ceremony Wednesday in St. Petersburg. Vice...