Cutter Seneca returns to Boston after offloading over 12,000 pounds of cocaine

Cutter Seneca returns to Boston after offloading over 12,000 pounds of cocaine
Coast Guard Cutter SENECA file photo by Auxiliarist David Lau BOSTON — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returned home to Boston after a 93-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean, Friday, Sept. 27. Seneca intercepted three drug smuggling vessels transporting cocaine from South America bound for the United States. The interdictions during this patrol resulted in the apprehension of nine suspected...

Coast Guard Cutter Forward Returns Home After Counter Drug Patrol

USCG File Photo PORTSMOUTH, Va – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Forward, a 270-foot medium endurance cutter, returned to its homeport of Portsmouth Thursday. Forward deployed for 58 days with an MH-65C Dolphin helicopter crew from Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron (HITRON) Jacksonville, Fla., in support of Joint Interagency Task Force South (JIATF-South). The crew of the Forward conducted...

Coast Guard answers call for help

MIAMI – Coast Guard personnel coordinated with media and urban search and rescue teams in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to medically evacuate a 69-year-old woman rescued from rubble near the Presidential Palace Tuesday evening.