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2011 - Security & Piracy Round-Up

By Sue Richards last modified Jan 30, 2012 02:44 PM

Published: 2012-01-30 14:44:37
Countries: Canary Islands , Dominican Republic , Grenada , Honduras , Italy , Kiribati , Malaysia , Marshall Islands , Oman , Papua New Guinea , Solomon Islands , St Lucia , St Vincent & the Grenadines , Trinidad & Tobago , Turkey , Venezuela

A summary of piracy, suspicious incidents, robbery and burglary reports sent to noonsite during 2011.

ATLANTIC ISLANDS

Canary Islands
October: La Gomera, San Sebastian Marina - Dinghy Stolen

CARIBBEAN

Dominican Republic
December: Luperon - Break-in and Burglary

Grenada
December: Carriacou, Tyrrel Bay - Armed Boarding & Robbery

Saint Lucia
April & June: Vieux Fort - Daytime Burglaries
July: Rodney Bay - Dinghy & Outboard Thefts

St Vincent & the Grenadines
January: St Vincent, Wallilabou Bay - Burglaries
April: St Vincent, Blue Lagoon - Burglary
February: Mayreau, Saline Bay - Burglary
June: Mayreau, Saltwhistle Bay - Robbery
July: Tobago Cays - Armed Robbery
October: Bequia, Admiralty Bay - Burglaries

Tobago
September: Plymouth, Great Courland Bay - Daytime Robbery/Break-in
September: Englishmans Bay - Armed Boarding, Assault and Robbery

CENTRAL AMERICA

Honduras
April: Rio Dulce, Guanaja, Sandy Bay - Armed Attack & Robbery

SOUTH AMERICA

Venezuela
February: Isla de Margarita, Porlamar - Armed Attack
August: Isla de Margarita, off Porlamar - Armed Robbery
September: Isla de Margarita, Porlamar - Cruisers Robbed

SE ASIA

Malaysia
August: Borneo, Sandakan and Kudat - Theft from Yachts
August: Kota Kinabalu, Sutera Harbour Marina - Night Entry & Theft

NORTH PACIFIC

Kiribati
October: Gilbert Islands, Tarawa - Spate of Breaking and Entering

Marshall Islands
February: Burglaries and Attempted Burglaries with updates here.

SOUTH PACIFIC

Papua New Guinea
March: Kokopo - Frightening Attack
September: Admiralty Group - Trouble on Manus Island in Lorengau

Solomon Islands
August: Tulagi Harbour - Burglary
October: Mauali Bay, nr Tulagi - Aggresive Boarders

NORTH INDIAN OCEAN

Oman
Feburary: Hijack and Murder - SV Quest

GULF OF ADEN

February: Hijacking of Danish SY ING

MEDITERRANEAN

Italy
June: Off Cape Rizzuto - Mysterious Incident

Turkey
August: Keci Buku - Nightime Break-in and Burglary
October: Datca - Break in and Theft

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