Incidents reported by the IMB in the last 7 days:
09.02.2019; 0340 UTC:
Posn : 06:21.1N – 010:47.8W, Port of Monrovia, Liberia.
Duty crew on routine rounds onboard a berthed product tanker noticed a robber armed with a knife. Alarm sounded, resulting in the robber escaping. On searching the vessel, ships stores were reported stolen. Incident reported to local agent and port control.
Posn : 06:17.8N - 003:19.3E, Lagos Security Anchorage Area, Nigeria.
Two unauthorised persons boarded a tanker during STS operations. The security guard noticed the robber and raised the alarm resulting in the persons escaping. Nothing was stolen.
05.02.2019: 2205 UTC:
Posn : 03:55.4N – 098:40E, Belawan Anchorage, Indonesia.
Duty crew on routine rounds noticed a robber escaping via the hawse pipe and raised the alarm. Crew mustered and on searching the vessel ships properties reported missing.
03.02.2019: 1630 UTC:
Posn: 23:02.02N – 070:13.39E, Oil Jetty No.4, Kandla Port, India.
The chief officer on routine rounds noticed a boat under the forecastle and notified the other deck crew. Seeing the alerted crew, the boat moved away. On inspection it was noticed that a store room had been broken into, but nothing reported stolen. Port authorities notified.
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