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Adm. Papp testifies on drug interdiction efforts

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp prepares to testify on drug interdiction operations on Captiol Hill April 29, 2014. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testified before a joint U.S. House of Representatives hearing yesterday with the Committee on House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Marine Transportation and the Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere.

Coast Guard seizes $80 million in cocaine

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HS1 Larry Berman, a crewmember of CGC Tahoma, stacks bales of cocaine on the pier at Base Support Unit Miami. U.S. Coast Guard photo by PA2 Nick Ameen. The CGC Forward and CGC Tahoma crews are making headlines again! After a valiant response immediately following the devastating earthquake earlier this year in Haiti, the crews continue

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Video and Pictures of CGC Bertholf’s Drug Bust

Amazing video and pictures are available of the Bertholf’s drug bust last week. We posted about the seizure on Friday and promised video and pictures. Well, here they are… Keep in mind that the video is shot from an infrared camera. Click here for the video of the suspected drug smuggling boats, the chase of

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