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$24 million drug bust

Seized cocaine

What happens when the Coast Guard, Customs and Border Protection and Royal Netherlands Navy work together? A $24 million drug bust. The multi-agency seizure of 1,517 pounds of cocaine – estimated to have a wholesale value of more than $24 million – all began with a suspicious go-fast vessel.

Shipmate of the Week – LCDR Kurt Michaelis

Lt. Cmdr. Kurt Michaelis, chaplain at Sector San Juan, talks with Coast Guard crewmembers. U.S. Coast Guard photo. Sector San Juan is responsible for all Coast Guard missions in the Eastern Caribbean. From national defense and counter-narcotics operations to fisheries management and the protection of natural resources, the men and women stationed in San Juan

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