DATE: 2019-02-16 02:00 Country Name: St. Lucia Location Detail: Rodney Bay Gros Islet EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: 10′ west marine tender with 9.9 HP Mercury outboard SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A yacht anchored off Gros Islet had its new in-the-water and cable locked dinghy/outboard stolen overnight. A police report was made by phone, and the victims were promised an onboard investigation, but it did not happen. The victims flagged down a passing marine police boat, who also seemed disinterested.
DATE: 2019-02-13 20:00 Country Name: Puerto Rico Location Detail: Vieques Esperanza EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 Stolen Items: 12 ft. RIB and 15HP Mercury outboard SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A dinghy was cable locked through a cleat on the Fishermans pier. Thieves used tools to remove the cleat from the dock. A police report was made, and the police indicated this was the second dinghy theft reported to them that week. The dinghy was recovered, minus the outboard, the next day at the nearby Esperanza pier.
DATE: 2019-02-08 23:30 Country Name: Honduras Location Detail: Roatan West End EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: 9.9HP Nissan outboard SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: While the owners slept onboard, a thief boarded and stole the unlocked outboard from the rail mount of the yacht. A nearby yacht had its dinghy fuel tank stolen the same night.
DATE: 2019-02-01 22:00 Country Name: SVG Location Detail: St. Vincent Cumberland Bay EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 Stolen Items: cash + other items SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: Crew anchored at the north end of the bay and went ashore for the evening, and did not lock the boat. They discovered the theft on their return, The police arrived the next morning to take a report.
DATE: 2019-02-01 14:00 Country Name: St. Lucia Location Detail: Vieux Fort EVENT: Burglary HAND: 2 Stolen Items: computers and valuables SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A yacht anchored at about 2PM and everyone went ashore to collect guests at the airport. They returned about 2 hours later to find their locked monohull had been boarded and broken into, and computers and other valuables had been stolen.