Coast Guard ends search for cruise ship crewmember

Coast Guard ends search for cruise ship crewmember
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Cutter Confidence file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sabrina Elgammal. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews have ended their search for a cruise ship MSC Seaside crewmember, approximately 8 nautical miles southeast of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Missing is Michael M....

Coast Guard searching for missing cruise ship crewmember south of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard searching for missing cruise ship crewmember south of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Coast Guard Cutter Confidence file photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for a MSC Seaside crewmember Wednesday who went overboard, approximately 8 nautical miles southeast of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Missing is Michael M. Majaba, 37, of the Philippines. Majaba...

Coast Guard, International partners rescue 3 mariners 460 miles northeast of Puerto Rico

Coast Guard, International partners rescue 3 mariners 460 miles northeast of Puerto Rico
A Coast Guard Station San Juan boatcrew take a photo with survivors of a sinking sailing vessel. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station San Juan SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard transferred three mariners Saturday, who were rescued from the Atlantic Ocean by a bulk carrier traveling to San Juan. Coast Guard Sector San Juan Command Center watchstanders received notification Thursday of...

Coast Guard arrests number 10 on Puerto Rico’s top 10 most wanted list

Coast Guard arrests number 10 on Puerto Rico's top 10 most wanted list
Coast Guard Investigative Service agents transfer Doel Joel Ortiz Cirino, one of Puerto Rico’s Top Most Wanted criminals, from the Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier to local authorities at Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico, Thursday, May 3, 2018. . U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ricardo Castrodad SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard transferred one of Puerto Rico’s Top Most Wanted...

Coast Guard repatriates 12 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 12 migrants to the Dominican Republic
The Coast Guard repatriated 12 Dominican migrants to a Dominican Republic navy vessel in Dominican waters April 29, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard repatriated 12 Dominican nationals Sunday to the Dominican Republic following the interdiction of a migrant vessel in Mona Passage waters off Puerto Rico. “The quick response and coordination between the Coast...

Coast Guard offloads $13.3 million in cocaine, heroin in San Juan

Coast Guard offloads $13.3 million in cocaine, heroin in San Juan
The Coast Guard offloaded of 491.5 kilograms of cocaine and 9.2 kilograms of heroin worth an estimated wholesale value of $13.3 million at Coast Guard Sector San Juan April 18, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ricardo Castrodad, Sector San Juan Public Affairs Specialist.) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard transferred custody of two suspected smugglers, 491.5 kilograms of cocaine and 9.2 kilograms...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from water 32 miles south of St. Croix

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from water 32 miles south of St. Croix
A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-65 helicopter rescue swimmer grabs hold of a life raft April 12, 2018 approximately 32 miles south of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.  (Coast Guard photo) SAINT CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands— The Coast Guard rescued two people Thursday from the water approximately 32 miles south of St. Croix. The crew of the sailing vessel, Summer Star, notified Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from bulk carrier northeast of Puerto Rico

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from bulk carrier northeast of Puerto Rico
The 587-foot Panmanian-flagged bulk carrier ship, Bunun Hero courtesy photo. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a Chinese crewmember from the 587-foot bulk carrier Bunun Hero Tuesday night in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 175 nautical miles northeast of Puerto Rico. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Juan received the medevac request at 5 p.m.,...

Coast Guard repatriates 35 migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 35 migrants to the Dominican Republic
Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos file photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard repatriated 35 Dominican nationals Monday night to the Dominican Republic, from a group of 38 migrants interdicted by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities in Mona Passage waters approximately 46 miles northwest of Puerto Rico. Among the group of migrants interdicted, a Dominican man is facing...