Tag: drug smugglers

  • US CG in $3.2 million drug bust

    Multi agency effort pays off. Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless apprehends five smugglers, seizes $3.2 million cocaine shipment SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump transferred custody […]

  • Seychelles to assist in drug fight

    Shift from anti-piracy to anti-narcotics. UNODC counts on Seychelles support to combat drug trafficking on the high seas By: Sharon Uranie The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC) is looking […]

  • More success against drug smuggling for CMF

    Total seizures this year estimated to be worth $1 billion. More success against drug smuggling for CTF-150 units Her Majesty’s Australian Ship (HMAS) Newcastle, which is deployed in direct support […]

  • Australian warship seizes heroin worth €500m

    Second largest haul in CMF’s history. Australian warship seizes heroin worth €500m An Australian warship patrolling in the Middle East has seized a haul of 581kg of heroin with an […]

  • The Kenyan Drug Connection

    East Africa region has become a transit route for heroin. The Kenyan Connection: drug bust exposes new heroin route By Tristan McConnell Nairobi (AFP) – When a crack unit of Kenyan […]

  • US CG and Customs in drug haul

    Interagency interdiction seizes more than half a ton of marijuana SAN DIEGO — The U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Customs and Border Protection prevented an estimated 1,300 pounds of marijuana from […]

  • Commendation for drug bust CO

    Australia Day 2015: Lieutenant Commander Andrew Hough awarded a Commendation for Distinguished Service By ANGELA THOMPSON A Balgownie navy commander who helped extract more than half a tonne of heroin […]

  • HMS Argyll seizes £36m of cocaine

    Third huge haul in as many months for Royal Navy frigate. HMS Argyll seizes £36m of cocaine in the Caribbean Cocaine worth an estimated £36m has been seized by the […]

  • Dutch CG suspends Curacao patrols

    Air patrols and surveillance to continue. Dutch Coast Guard suspends Curacao and Bonaire patrols over violence WILLEMSTAD, Curacao — The union representing Coast Guard personnel (NAPB) has reported that the […]

  • 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 […]