Coast Guard interdicts nearly $1 million in marijuana near Haiti

U.S. Coast Guard photoMIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant interdicted a vessel carrying more than 1,200 pounds of marijuana and four suspected drug smugglers Saturday. The Vigilant crew subsequently transferred the contraband, vessel, and four suspects to the Haitian coast guard in Cap Haitien, Haiti. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HU-25 Falcon aircrew alerted the...

Cutter Tahoma interdicts Haitian migrants off the Bahamas

CAP HAITIEN HARBOR, Haiti ­­­­– Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma interdicted an overcrowded sail freighter carrying 97 undocumented Haitian migrants in the Northern Caribbean Sea, on Wednesday, July 07, 2010.

Coast Guard Advanced Port Security Team joins international aid efforts in Haiti

Port-au-Prince – A 33-member Coast Guard Advanced Port Security Team, consisting of personnel from Law Enforcement Team South and Pacific Tactical Law Enforcement Team, arrived at Toussaint L’Ouverture International Airport, Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday.

Cutter Tahoma returns to homeport

KITTERY, Maine- Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma is scheduled to return to Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine, following a 60-day Caribbean patrol, Tuesday, Sept. 29.

Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma performs combined maritime operations with Haitian coast guard

CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti­­­­ — The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma, based in Kittery, Maine, conducted law-enforcement boardings in the vicinity of Haitian territories of Baie du Cap-Hatien in a combined effort with members of the Haitian coast guard Aug 30, 2009.