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Piracy Reports 2013


Please note that whilst these pages are grouped under "Piracy", they in fact relate to yacht security (in some cases piracy) and include reports on security incidents against yachts and cruisers.


Summary of Security & Piracy Reports 2013

St Martin, Simpson Bay Lagoon: Warning about Robberies during 2013

Panama, Colon: Theft from secure yard at Shelter Bay Marina

Belize, St Georges Cay: Break in and burglary from anchored yacht - November 2013

Grand Cayman, West Bay: Locked outboard stolen - November 2013

Guadeloupe, Sainte-Anne: Break-in and attempted robbery during daylight - November 2013

Indonesia, Kalimantan, Pontianak: Burgled at night while sleeping - November 2013

Venezuela, Paria Peninsula: Yacht boarded, attacked and robbed by Pirates - November 2013

Grenada, Prickly Bay, Calabash Beach: Daytime Burglary - October 2013

St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Union Island: Violent attack on cruising boat - October 2013 - with updates

Venezuela, Isla Margarita: Dutch sailor killed whilst resisting robbery on board - September 2013

Panama, Isla Grande: Night boarding while owners on board - August 2013

St Vincent & the Grenadines, Bequia, Port Elizabeth: Boarding and attempted break-in - August 2013

Sint Maarten: Dinghy Stolen from Dock used by Cruisers - July 2013

Colombia, Cienaga de Cholon: Attempted dinghy theft - July 2013

St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Bequia, Port Elizabeth: Night boarding and burglary whilst asleep - June 2013

French Polynesia, Tahiti, Papeete: Attempted Dinghy Theft - July 2013

Panama, Balboa, Las Brisas anchorage: Dinghies and outboards stolen - June 2013

Grenada, Carriacou Island,Tyrell Bay: Liferaft stolen - May 2013

Guatemala, Rio Dulce: Yacht burgled while owners ashore - May 2013

Thailand, Phuket, Chalong: Armed Yacht Robberies - April 2013

Costa Rica, Gulf of Dulce, Cabo Matapalo: Harassed by Fishing Boat - March 2013

Costa Rica, Golfito: Outboard Theft - March 2013

Panama, Las Perlas, Isla Pedro Gonzalez: Outboard Theft - February 2013

Mexico, Caleta de Campos: Armed Robbery - February 2013

Dominican Republic, Boca Chica: Break-in and Theft at Marina Zarpar moorings - January 2013

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