Tag: United states coast guard

  • USCG Offloads 14,000 lbs of Marijuana and 3,660 lbs of Cocaine at Port Everglade

    April 18: The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bear (WMEC-901) is scheduled to offload approximately 14,000 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated $12.5 million wholesale and 3,660 pounds of […]

  • U.S. Imposes Entry Restrictions on Vessels Traveling from Seychelles Due to ISPS NonCompliance

    April 12: A report by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) has found that Seychelles is not maintaining effective anti-terrorism measures at its port.  The Seychelles Port Authority chair, Paul Hodoul, […]

  • Port security readiness tested

    Exercise tested robustness of response to terror incident.  Port security readiness tested The Government of Guyana in collaboration with the United States Coast Guard yesterday carried out a national level […]

  • Drug traffickers plead guilty

    Successful prosecution against smugglers.  Colombian Traffickers Plead Guilty to International Maritime Drug Trafficking Conspiracy Three Colombian citizens pleaded guilty today for conspiring to transport more than 1,000 kilograms of cocaine […]

  • Ship Donation

    The United States Coast Guards is set to “donate” a war ship to the Nigerian Navy in its bid to further strengthen the regional security aspect of the Bio-national agreement […]