Incidents reported by the IMB in the last 7 days:
Posn: 01:35.83N - 104:28.73E,
Around 13nm ENE of Bandar Penawar, Johor, Malaysia.
Duty officers onboard an anchored bulk carrier noticed an unauthorised person on the forecastle and proceeded to investigate. As the officers arrived, the person threatened them with a knife and escaped with his accomplice who was waiting in a boat. Incident reported to the local authorities. Coast Guard boarded the vessel to investigate. Nothing reported stolen.
Posn: 03:41.36S – 114:26.46E,
Taboneo Anchorage, Indonesia.
While carrying out routine rounds onboard an anchored bulk carrier, duty crew noticed the forecastle store door broken into and ship's properties missing. Incident reported to Taboneo Port Control. Marine police boarded the vessel to investigate and collect evidence.
For the latest reports go to the IMB Piracy Reporting Center