Coast Guard interdicts 9 Cuban migrants 10 miles south of Key Colony Beach

Coast Guard interdicts 9 Cuban migrants 10 miles south of Key Colony Beach
A Coast Guard Cutter William Trump smallboat crew and a Coast Guard Station Marathon 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement crew interdict a rustic vessel 10 miles south of Key Colony Beach, Florida, Sept. 29, 2020.  (Coast Guard Photo) KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard interdicted 9 Cuban migrants approximately 10 miles south of Key Colony Beach, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders...

Coast Guard interdicts 5 Cuban migrants 35 miles south of Marathon

Coast Guard interdicts 5 Cuban migrants 35 miles south of Marathon
Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jon-Paul Rios KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard interdicted five Cuban migrants Saturday approximately 35 miles south of Marathon. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a notification of a 6-foot rustic vessel with five people aboard traveling 30 miles south of Marathon and launched a Coast Guard Station Marathon 33-foot...

Coast Guard offloads 1,100 pounds of marijuana in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard offloads 1,100 pounds of marijuana in San Juan, Puerto Rico
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump offloaded 1,100 pounds of marijuana, Wednesday, at Sector San Juan.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ricardo Castrodad). SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump (WPC-1111) offloaded approximately 1,100 pounds of marijuana, Wednesday, at Coast Guard Sector San Juan. The seized drug shipment is estimated to have a wholesale...

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 overdue boaters who departed from Key Largo

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 overdue boaters who departed from Key Largo
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard suspended the search for two missing boaters along the southeastern coast of Florida, Wednesday. Rescued was Adnan J. Diaz, 31. Missing are Luis Rivas Engrova, 38, and Ylianet Ibañez, 26. The Coast Guard and partner agencies searched a total of approximately 10,064 square miles, approximately the size of Maryland. ...

Coast Guard interdicts 13 migrants, suspected smuggler 25 miles east of Miami

Coast Guard interdicts 13 migrants, suspected smuggler 25 miles east of Miami
A Coast Guard Cutter William Trump smallboat crew interdicts a 21-foot cabin cruiser 25 miles east of Miami, Sept. 28, 2019.  (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted 13 migrants and one suspected smuggler Saturday 25 miles east of Miami. The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump (WPC-1111) crew detected a westbound 21-foot cabin cruiser approximately 25 miles east of Miami heading towards...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Deerfield Beach

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Deerfield Beach
MIAMI – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 55-year old missing diver half a mile south of Deerfield Beach, Florida. After searching 3,932 square-nautical miles for over 68 hours, officials were unable to locate the diver who was reported missing from a dive boat on Sunday night. “The Coast Guard’s search and rescue mission is one we take very personally, and it is never easy suspending...

Coast Guard interdicts 146 Haitian migrants 69 miles north of Isla De Tortue

Coast Guard interdicts 146 Haitian migrants 69 miles north of Isla De Tortue
A Coast Guard Cutter William Trump smallboat crew interdict a migrant sail freighter with more than 140 Haitian migrants aboard Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter William Trump MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted 146 Haitian migrants Sunday approximately 69 miles north of Isla De Tortue, Haiti. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump (WPC-1111)...

Coast Guard interdicts more than 50 migrants during Fourth of July weekend

Coast Guard interdicts more than 50 migrants during Fourth of July weekend
Coast Guard Cutter Seneca file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted more than 50 migrants during the Fourth of July Weekend from two separate at-sea interdictions. On July 3, watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville received notification from the good Samaritan vessel, Bochem London, of a disabled vessel with more than 20 people aboard approximately 130 miles northeast of Jacksonville,...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Carnival Victory crewmember

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Carnival Victory crewmember
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a missing Carnival Victory crewmember who reportedly went overboard 30 miles northwest of Cuba. After searching approximately 2,600 square nautical miles for over 45 hours, officials were unable to locate the crewmember. “We’ve been in contact with the crewmember’s family throughout our search...