Cutter Winslow Griesser tows  disabled catamaran to safe harbor

Cutter Winslow Griesser tows  disabled catamaran to safe harbor
The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser crew assists two boaters by towing the disabled catamaran Sassi Kat, approximately 50 nautical miles northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico in the early morning hours of Feb. 10, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser assisted two boaters Thursday by towing the disabled 51-foot catamaran Sassi...

Coast Guard rescues 6 from distressed sailing vessel near Puerto Rico

Coast Guard rescues 6 from distressed sailing vessel near Puerto Rico
Coast Guard air and surface crews rescued a Russian, a Kazakh and four Uzbeks the night of Jan. 20, 2022 from a distressed sailing near Puerto Rico.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard air and surface crews rescued a Russian, a Kazakh and four Uzbek men Thursday night from a distressed sailing vessel near Mona Island, Puerto Rico. The six survivors were traveling aboard...

Coast Guard repatriates 90 Dominicans to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 90 Dominicans to the Dominican Republic
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser interdicts a makeshift vessel part of illegal voyage Jan. 13, 2022 north of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon repatriated 90 Dominicans to the Dominican Republic Sunday afternoon, following the interdiction of three illegal voyages near Puerto Rico. The interdictions are...

Coast Guard crews aid yacht Current Sea in Mona Passage

Coast Guard crews aid yacht Current Sea in Mona Passage
Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser renders assistance to the 95-foot motor yacht Current Sea Nov. 15, 2021, after the vessel sustained damage to its forward bow and started taking on water while transiting Mona Passage waters, approximately 26 nautical miles west of Rincon, Puerto Rico.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard surface and air units combined efforts to save...

Coast Guard repatriates 66 migrants to Dominican Republic Navy

Coast Guard repatriates 66 migrants to Dominican Republic Navy
The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser interdicts an illegal voyage with 42 migrants Nov. 5, 2021 in Mona Passage waters between the Dominican Republic.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard repatriated 66 Dominican migrants to a Dominican Republic Navy vessel Sunday near Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, following the interdiction of two illegal voyages in Mona Passage...

Coast Guard returns 83 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard returns 83 migrants to the Dominican Republic
The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier interdicts an illegal voyage in Mona Passage waters Northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico Nov. 2, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier crew transferred 77 Dominican and six Haitian migrants to a Dominican Republic Navy vessel Wednesday near Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, following the interdiction of two illegal...

Coast Guard repatriates 11 Dominicans

Coast Guard repatriates 11 Dominicans
Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser’s boat crew on scene with an illegal migrant voyage Aug. 26, 2021, in the Mona Passage between the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser repatriated 11 Dominican migrants and returned 12 Haitians to the Dominican Republic Saturday, following the interdiction of an illegal...

Coast Guard continues to provide support to Haiti following 7.2 earthquake

Coast Guard continues to provide support to Haiti following 7.2 earthquake
Canadian Medical Assistant Team Cristina Coams alongside with Petty Officer 1st Class Rob Updike and Hero Client Rescue paramedic Nadia Van der Heyden evaluate an injured female Aug. 15, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Erik Villa-Rodriguez) MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues humanitarian efforts in impacted areas of Haiti following a magnitude 7.2 earthquake, Saturday. “On...

Coast Guard rescues 48 Haitian migrants stranded on Monito Island, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard rescues 48 Haitian migrants stranded on Monito Island, Puerto Rico
The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser rescues 48 Haitian migrants stranded on Monito Cay, Puerto Rico in the Mona Passage Aug. 12, 2021.   (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard and Puerto Rico Police crews rescued 48 Haitian migrants Thursday, stranded on Monito Cay, Puerto Rico in the Mona Passage. “This was a very complex rescue and the migrants were in pretty bad shape...