Coast Guard Cutter Stone conducts Illegal, Unreported, Unregulated fishing patrols

Coast Guard Cutter Stone conducts Illegal, Unreported, Unregulated fishing patrols
A vessel suspected of conducting Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated fishing operations sits off the starboard bow of Coast Guard Cutter Stone in the Eastern Pacific Ocean, Nov. 24, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Shannon Kearney) NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard Cutter Stone returned to their homeport in Charleston following a 61-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea...

Cutter Mohawk returns from Eastern Pacific patrol

Cutter Mohawk returns from Eastern Pacific patrol
USCGC Mohawk (WMEC 913) and the Ecuador navy LAE Isla San Cristobal (LG 30) cross the Sleeping Lion rock formation at sea on Nov. 28, 2021, in the Galapagos Islands. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by USCGC Mohawk) KEY WEST, Florida — The Famous-class medium endurance Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk (WMEC 913) returned to homeport in Key West Sunday after completing a groundbreaking 45-day deployment to the Eastern...

Coast Guard offloads more than $148 million of illegal narcotics in Miami

Coast Guard offloads more than $148 million of illegal narcotics in Miami
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant (WMEC-624) crewmembers wrap a pallet of illegal narcotics at Port Everglades, Florida, Dec. 15, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Estrada) MIAMI — The Reliance-class Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless (WMEC 624) crew offloaded more than $148 million of illegal narcotics at Base Miami Beach, Tuesday, from three separate interdictions in the Caribbean...

Coast Guard Cutter Legare returns home from 61-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Legare returns home from 61-day deployment
Coast Guard Cutter Legare (WMEC 912) as seen underway for Eastern Pacific patrol in late 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Trevor Hammack) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Legare (WMEC 912) returned home Thursday after an eight-week counter-narcotics patrol in the Eastern Pacific in support of Joint Interagency Task Force South and the Coast Guard 11th...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 56-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 56-day deployment
The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute anchored in Haiti. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Ensign Alexander Cordes) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home to St. Petersburg, Florida, Saturday, following a successful 56-day Joint Interagency Task Force-South (JIATF-S) and Coast Guard District Seven (D7) Patrol in the Caribbean Sea. During the patrol, Resolute interdicted...

Coast Guard Cutter Northland returns home after 80-day Eastern Pacific patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Northland returns home after 80-day Eastern Pacific patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Northland interdicts a low-profile vessel in the Eastern Pacific Ocean in August 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Northland (WMEC 904) returned to Portsmouth Monday, following an 80-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean in support of the Coast Guard Eleventh District and Joint Interagency Task Force South. The Northland’s crew patrolled...

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane interdicts $16 million worth of drugs

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane interdicts $16 million worth of drugs
Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane conduct sunset flight operations with an MH-65 Dolphin aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Miami (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo/Released) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returned home to their homeport in Portsmouth, after a 72-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea, Sunday. The Harriet Lane’s crew performed counter-drug and...

Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast returns to Astoria after 49-day counter-narcotics patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast returns to Astoria after 49-day counter-narcotics patrol
Crewmembers of Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast get underway during small boat operations on April 22, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Ryan Carroll.) ASTORIA, Ore. – The Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast (WMEC 623) returned to their Astoria homeport Friday after completing a 10,000-mile, 49-day counter-narcotics patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. The cutter served as an on-scene law enforcement...

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returns home after 26-Day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returns home after 26-Day patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Valiant file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— The Coast Guard Cutter Valiant (WMEC-621) crew returned home to Naval Station Mayport, Tuesday after completing a 26-day patrol conducting law enforcement operations in the Caribbean Sea. Coast Guard Cutter Valiant patrolled over 4,600 nautical miles in the Caribbean Sea, conducting counter-narcotics operations in support of Joint Interagency...