Coast Guard repatriates 17 Dominicans, returns 3 Indian migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 17 Dominicans, returns 3 Indian migrants to the Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard repatriated 17 Dominicans and returned three Indians to the Dominican Republic Wednesday night, from a group of 27 migrants who were interdicted in the Mona Passage by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities Tuesday morning. Seven of the migrants are facing criminal prosecution for attempted entry and re-entry into the United States...

Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark repatriates 23 Dominican migrants to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark repatriates 23 Dominican migrants to the Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard repatriated 23 Dominicans just off La Romana, Dominican Republic Monday morning following an at-sea interdiction by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities Saturday afternoon, approximately 20 nautical miles north of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Puerto Rico will be filing a criminal complaint...

Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier repatriates 26 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic

Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier repatriates 26 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Napier repatriated 26 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic Sunday, after a group of 36 migrants was interdicted in the Mona Passage traveling illegally to Puerto Rico Friday. The remaining 10 migrants were brought into Puerto Rico for further processing and potential criminal indictment by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of...

Coast Guard repatriates 8 Dominican migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 8 Dominican migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton repatriated eight Dominican migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic Monday, following an at-sea interdiction by Caribbean Border Interagency Group CBIG authorities Sunday, approximately three nautical miles west of Rincon, Puerto Rico. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Puerto Rico will be filing criminal charges...

Coast Guard rescues 16 Cuban migrants, repatriates them to la Romana, Dominican Republic

Coast Guard rescues 16 Cuban migrants, repatriates them to la Romana, Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Reef Shark repatriated 16 Cubans to La Romana, Dominican Republic Friday, following an at-sea migrant interdiction and rescue in the Mona Passage by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities Wednesday night. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Puerto Rico is charging two Dominican Republic nationals from the interdicted vessel to...

Coast Guard Cutter Matinicus repatriates 31 Dominican migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic

Coast Guard Cutter Matinicus repatriates 31 Dominican migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Matinicus repatriated 31 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic Monday, following an at-sea interdiction Saturday by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities, approximately twelve nautical miles off the coast of Desecheo, Puerto Rico. Assistant United States Attorney Evelyn Canals with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Puerto...

Coast Guard repatriates 8 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 8 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Cushing repatriated eight of 12 Dominicans to La Romana, Dominican Republic Thursday morning, following an at-sea interdiction Wednesday, approximately 19 nautical miles northwest of Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico. Caribbean Border Interagency Group federal law enforcement agents in Puerto Rico detained four Dominican men from the interdicted group...

Coast Guard interdicts and repatriates 20 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard interdicts and repatriates 20 Cuban migrants
San Juan – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Cushing repatriated 20 Cuban migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic on the afternoon of Aug. 18, following an at-sea interdiction by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities Aug. 17 off the southwestern coast of Mona Island, Puerto Rico. Coast Guard Sector San Juan watchstanders were contacted by Customs and Border Protection...

Coast Guard repatriates 6 Dominicans and 1 Haitian migrants to La Romana, Dominican Republic

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Matinicus repatriated six Dominicans and one Haitian a to La Romana, Dominican Republic Saturday, following an at-sea interdiction Friday by Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities, approximately two nautical miles off the coast of Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Puerto Rico agreed to prosecute seven...