Coast Guard repatriates 16 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 16 migrants to Cuba
MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Issac Mayo’s crew repatriated 16 Cubans to Cuba Friday following an interdiction off Marathon. A good Samaritan reported a green hulled makeshift vessel Wednesday at approximately 10 a.m., to Sector Key West watchstanders approximately 5 miles off Boot Key Harbor. Station Marathon and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine law enforcement crews arrived on scene...

Coast Guard repatriates 5 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 5 migrants to Cuba
An illegal migrant voyage is interdicted by a Coast Guard Station Marathon crew approximately 17 miles south of Marathon, Florida, June 30, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated five Cubans to Cuba, Friday, following an interdiction approximately 17 miles south of Key Colony Beach, Florida. A good Samaritan reported a vessel with five...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from vessel taking on water near Marathon

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from vessel taking on water near Marathon
The Coast Guard rescued two people from this capsized vessel approximately one mile north of Marathon, Florida June 30,2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Marathon boat crew rescued two people aboard a 19-foot vessel that was taking on water, Wednesday, approximately one mile north of Marathon, Florida. The mariners were safely returned to shore by the Marathon small boat...

Coast Guard repatriates 82 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 82 Cubans to Cuba
A Coast Guard small boat interdicts a migrant vessel off Key West, June 3, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo’s crew repatriated 82 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following eight interdictions south of the Florida Keys. A Station Islamorada law enforcement team launched at approximately 11 a.m., May 30, after a good Samaritan reported seeing three people on a...

Coast Guard repatriates 23 migrants from 3 interdictions to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 23 migrants from 3 interdictions to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada smallboat crew interdicts Cuban migrants near Key Largo, Florida, April 16, 2021. (Coast Guard Photo) KEY WEST, Fla. — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 23 Cuban migrants to Cuba, Tuesday. In the first interdiction, a migrant vessel was located by a Coast Guard Station Islamorada small boat crew and a U.S. Customs and Border Protection marine...

Coast Guard repatriates 8 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 8 migrants to Cuba
Coast Guard Station Islamorada law enforcement crew interdicts a migrant boat with 7 migrants, Islamorada, Florida, March 2, 2021. The migrants were repatriated to Cuba. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Brant’s crew repatriated eight Cuban migrants to Cuba, Saturday. Seven of the migrants were interdicted by a Station Islamorada law enforcement team off Islamorada’s...

Coast Guard suspends search for 10 missing people south of Long Key

Coast Guard suspends search for 10 missing people south of Long Key
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo KEY WEST, Fla. —The Coast Guard suspended the search Monday at 6:45 p.m., for 10 people who were reported as missing approximately 8 miles south of Long Key. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a report of an overdue rustic vessel with 10 people aboard that departed Feb. 7 from Cuba. Coast Guard crews searched an area of about 12,300 square...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 4 from plane crash near Marathon

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 4 from plane crash near Marathon
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo by PA3 James Judge Miami—The Coast Guard and local partner agencies rescued four people from a plane crash, Friday, approximately 25 miles northeast of Marathon. A Coast Guard Station Marathon 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement team embarked the four survivors and safely transported them to Station Marathon. Coast Guard...

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...