Coast Guard rescues 17 Haitian migrants

Coast Guard rescues 17 Haitian migrants
Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark Barney SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon rescued 17 Haitians Wednesday, who were left abandoned by smugglers on the uninhabited natural reserve of Monito Island, Puerto Rico. The rescue was part of ongoing multi-agency efforts of the Caribbean Border Interagency Group (CBIG). Coast Guard...

Coast Guard repatriates 58 Dominicans, 7 Haitians

Coast Guard repatriates 58 Dominicans, 7 Haitians
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Richard Dixon repatriated 58 Dominicans and returned seven Haitians to a Dominican Republic patrol boat just off Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Monday, following the interdiction of an irregular migrant voyage vessel in Mona Passage waters near Puerto Rico. The interdiction is the result of ongoing local and federal multi-agency efforts of the Caribbean...

Coast Guard repatriates 83 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 83 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 law enforcement aircrew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this migrant vessel about 45 miles south of Grassy Key, Florida, Nov. 6, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge’s crew repatriated 83 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, following interdictions off Florida’s coast. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144...

Coast Guard repatriates 74 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 74 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada law enforcement crew interdicts a rustic vessel about 9 miles south of Islamorada, Florida, Sept. 6, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Islamorada) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 74 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. A Coast Guard Station Marathon law enforcement crew alerted...

Coast Guard repatriates 82 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 82 people to Cuba
The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump prepares to repatriate people to Cuba.  (U.S. Coast Guard file photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Trump’s crews repatriated 82 Cubans to Cuba, Thursday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Friday, at approximately 8:30 a.m., about 1 mile south of Bud...

Coast Guard repatriates 85 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 85 people to Cuba
The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump prepares to conduct repatriation of eighty-five people to Cuba  following a series of interdictions off the coast of Florida. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Trump’s crews repatriated 85 Cubans to Cuba, Wednesday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan alerted Sector Key West watchstanders...

Coast Guard repatriates 163 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 163 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutters Charles David Jr. and William Trump’s crews repatriated 163 Cubans to Cuba, Sunday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Wednesday, at approximately 3 a.m.,...

Coast Guard rescues two boaters near Pensacola, Fla.

Coast Guard rescues two boaters near Pensacola, Fla.
A dinghy used by two boaters after their vessel took on water near Pensacola, Florida on September 4th. 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters after their vessel began taking on water near Pensacola, Florida, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a mayday call at approximately 10 a.m. over VHF channel 16 of a 35-foot recreational vessel...

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel 80 miles offshore Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel 80 miles offshore Galveston
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew transfers an individual to awaiting EMS at Ellington Field, Texas, Aug. 19, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photos courtesy, Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a vessel 80 miles south of Galveston, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a medevac request at 2:25 p.m. from...