Coast Guard, Royal Netherlands Navy, U.S. law enforcement seize $24 million cocaine shipment in Caribbean Sea

Coast Guard, Royal Netherlands Navy, U.S. law enforcement seize $24 million cocaine shipment in Caribbean Sea
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard, Royal Netherlands Navy and U.S. law enforcement partners seized 1,517 pounds of cocaine, a go-fast vessel and detained three Dominican smugglers, during an at-sea interdiction June 11, 2013 in the Caribbean Sea. The drug shipment is estimated to have a wholesale value of more than $24 million dollars. The interdiction was a result of an international multi-agency...

Coast Guard crews offload $3 million of marijuana

Coast Guard crews offload $3 million of marijuana
MIAMI – Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Fla., offload nearly 3,500 pounds of marijuana, seized during Operation Martillo, worth an estimated wholesale value of $3 million at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla., Friday. On May 10, a U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment onboard a Royal Netherlands Navy vessel, the HNLMS Friesland, assisted in recovering 3,497 pounds...

Coast Guard to offload $3 million of marijuana

Coast Guard to offload $3 million of marijuana
MIAMI – The Coast Guard is scheduled to offload almost 3,500 pounds of marijuana, seized during Operation Martillo, worth an estimated wholesale value of $3 million at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla., Friday. On May 10, a U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment onboard a Royal Netherlands Navy vessel, the HNLMS Friesland, assisted in recovering 3,497 pounds of marijuana during a counterdrug...

Coast Guard Cutter Key Largo visits St. Maarten during Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard Open Day

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Cutter Key Largo visited and participated in the first Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard Open Day Nov. 11, during St. Maarten Day celebrations in Philipsburg, St. Maarten, Kingdom of the Netherlands. Key Largo crewmembers gave tours to more than 350 people alongside Dutch Coast Guard and Royal Netherlands Navy ships, St. Maarten Sea Rescue and multiple auxiliary...