Statement by the Coast Guard on Cuba policy changes

Statement by the Coast Guard on Cuba policy changes
MIAMI — Coast Guard missions and operations in the Southeast remain unchanged. The Coast Guard strongly discourages attempts to illegally enter the country by taking to the sea. These trips are extremely dangerous. Individuals located at sea may be returned to Cuba.

Ohio based Coast Guard crew discovers 3 suspected illegal aliens during safety boarding

Coast Guard File Photo by Petty Officer Allyson E. TaylorCLEVELAND – A boatcrew from U.S. Coast Guard Station Fairport, Ohio, transferred three suspected illegal aliens to Customs and Border Protection’s Border Patrol agents at about 7 p.m., Thursday, after finding them onboard a vessel they stopped for a routine safety check. While on a patrol, the Station Fairport boatcrew boarded a 15-foot...