Coast Guard repatriates 102 migrants to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 102 migrants to Haiti
103 migrants aboard a 35-foot sailing vessel are interdicted by a Coast Guard Station Miami law enforcement crew approximately 12 miles east of Biscayne Bay, Florida , Sep. 16, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Diligence’s crew repatriated 102 Haitians to Haiti, Thursday, following an interdiction off of Biscayne Bay. A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Miami...

Coast Guard stops suspected human smuggling venture off West Palm Beach

Coast Guard stops suspected human smuggling venture off West Palm Beach
A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet law enforcement team and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations law enforcement team interdict a 29-foot vessel with two Bahamians, seven Jamaicans, two Haitians and four Dominican Republicans aboard March 17, 2021 approximately 5 miles off West Palm Beach, Florida. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet law enforcement...

Coast Guard terminates vessel voyage after violation of Captain of the Port Order

Coast Guard terminates vessel voyage after violation of Captain of the Port Order
MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Miami law enforcement team terminated the voyage of the 42-foot vessel Crescendo Friday after determining it violated a Captain of the Port Order near Miami Beach Marina. Owners and operators failing to comply with a federal Captain of the Port Order can face over $95,000 in criminal penalties. The vessel had 13 people aboard: two crew and 11 passengers-for-hire who...

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium
The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter of the 55-foot pleasure yacht, Contrarian, Friday near Miami Marine Stadium, Florida, Jan. 22, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter of the 55-foot pleasure yacht, Contrarian, Friday near Miami Marine Stadium. A Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement team conducted a boarding...

Coast Guard stops illegal passenger operation near Picnic Island

Coast Guard stops illegal passenger operation near Picnic Island
33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and local law enforcement officers terminated the voyage of the 55-foot vessel, Mothership, Wednesday approximately one mile east of Picnic Island. A Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement team and a Coast Guard Investigative Service agent boarded the vessel with two people aboard: one...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter in Haulover Inlet

Coast Guard halts illegal charter in Haulover Inlet
A 24-foot pleasure craft, with nine passengers aboard moors in Haulover after a Coast Guard Station Miami boarding team conducted a boarding of the pleasure craft discovering multiple violations October 27,2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 24-foot pleasure craft, with nine passengers aboard near Haulover Inlet, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation in Miami

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation in Miami
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 23-foot Hurricane vessel with 12 passengers aboard Monday at the 79th Boat Ramp for conducting an illegal charter. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a notification from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission agents reporting that they had stopped...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation near Haulover Park

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation near Haulover Park
33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 47-foot pleasure craft, Good Energy, with 10 passengers aboard Sunday near Haulover Park after discovering multiple safety violations. A Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew conducted the boarding of the pleasure craft near Haulover Park where they...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation near Nixon Beach

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation near Nixon Beach
33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 34-foot motor vessel, Bada Bing, with five people aboard Sunday near Nixon Beach after discovering multiple safety violations. A Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew conducted the boarding of the pleasure craft near Nixon Beach where they discovered...