Coast Guard ends search in the Mona Passage for Crown Topaz missing mariner

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews at Sector San Juan ended their search Monday morning in Mona Passage waters for a missing crewman aboard the 498-foot Panamanian cargo vessel Crown Topaz.

Caribbean Corridor Strike Force arrests 5, seizes $46 million in cocaine

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – U.S. Coast Guardsmen, working jointly with Caribbean Corridor Strike Force (CCSF) agents, arrested five suspected Honduran smugglers and seized 66 bales of cocaine in San Juan Friday, following an at-sea interdiction of the fishing vessel Two Brothers on May 24.

Coast Guard rescues survivors of sunken vessel 100 nautical miles south of Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 dolphin helicopter rescued two survivors aboard a life raft Saturday, after their sailing vessel sunk approximately 100 nautical miles south of Mona Island, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard rescues overdue watercraft rider in open sea off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin helicopter located and rescued an overdue watercraft rider Tuesday morning, approximately 12 nautical miles northwest of Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.