Coast Guard, Columbia navy partner interdict 7.5 metric tons of drugs

Coast Guard, Columbia navy partner interdict 7.5 metric tons of drugs
A Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant Over the Horizon boat crew approaches a 72-foot motor vessel approximately 46 miles northeast of Panama, June 8, 2020. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard and partner agencies interdicted approximately 1,500 packages testing positive for cocaine on a 72-foot motor vessel approximately 46 miles northeast of Panama, June 8, 2020. While on routine patrol, a Coast...

Coast Guard Cutter Spencer partners with Colombian coast guard

SAN ANDRES ISLAND, COLOMBIA – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Spencer participated in a joint training exercise with the Colombian coast guard during a port visit to San Andres Island Thursday and Friday. Spencer’s crew conducted a professional exchange with their Colombian counterparts, visiting a Colombian coast guard base and learning how the Colombians conduct counter illicit trafficking...