In the zone: ‘Three interdictions in one day!’

On a patrol that took the crew of Coast Guard Cutter Sherman away from their families during the holiday season, the mission has never been so critical. Lives hang in the balance as they work to keep drugs from reaching the U.S. streets and ravaging Central America. In one day, the crew interdicted three drug runs seizing more than 6,613 pounds of cocaine with a wholesale price of $99 million.


Petty Officer O'Sullivan

Shipmate of the Week – MK2 Brian O’Sullivan

As the nation’s lead maritime law enforcement agency, Coast Guardsmen stand the watch on America’s maritime borders. Whether patrolling a port complex in a response boat or safeguarding our coastline miles offshore on a national security cutter, the men and […]