May 20, 2017
Coast Guard offloads more than 18 tons of cocaine in Port Everglades
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloaded approximately 18.5 tons (16,856 kilograms) of cocaine Thursday in Port Everglades worth an estimated $498 million wholesale seized in international waters off the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
May 11, 2017
USS Zephyr returns home following counterdrug patrol in Latin America, Caribbean
MAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) -- The Cyclone-class patrol costal ship USS Zephyr (PC 8) and its embarked U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET) returned to its homeport in Mayport, Florida, May 10, following a 56 day patrol in the 4th fleet area of operations conducting Operation Martillo.
April 25, 2017
Northcom Commander Highlights Partnerships to Counter Transnational Crime
COZUMEL, Mexico —
Air Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson said in closing remarks at the two-day Central America Security Conference that the U.S. military is looking for ways to enhance cooperation with its Mexican and Central American partners to address the security challenges that threaten the stability in the region.
March 29, 2017
Coast Guard offloads approximately 16 tons of cocaine in Port Everglades
The Coast Guard Cutter James crew offloaded approximately 16 tons of cocaine Tuesday in Port Everglades worth an estimated $420 million wholesale seized in international waters off the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Jan. 11, 2017
Coast Guard offloads $30 million worth of seized cocaine in San Juan, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —
The Coast Guard offloaded approximately 2,000 pounds of seized cocaine worth an estimated $30 million in wholesale value and transferred custody of four suspected smugglers to U.S. federal law enforcement authorities at Coast Guard Sector San Juan Sunday.