DATE: 2019-08-09 02:30 Country Name: USVI Location Detail: St. Croix Christiansted EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: Cash, attempted theft of tools SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: An occupied catamaran was docked at the Christiansted boardwalk public pier. At 0230 HRS the owners were awakened and discovered a man had boarded and entered the yacht through the unlocked saloon door. He had rifled purses and wallets and taken cash, as well as some tools. When confronted he dropped the tools and quickly departed. The owners remained on watch and the thief returned 3 more times between 0230 and 0400, in each case he fled after being confronted.
DATE: 2019-04-22 02:00 Country Name: USVI Location Detail: St. John Coral Bay EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: Dingy and Outboard Motor SECURED: Locked DETAILS: A dinghy locked to the Coral Bay dinghy dock was stolen sometime on the 22 or 23 of April, 2019. The dinghy was tied and cable locked to the dock and the cable was cut. The dinghy was found 3 days later, damaged, minus the new Yamaha 2 stroke and other contents. A police report was made.
CSSN NOTE: Two other dinghies were stolen in the same timeframe from this dock, but details are incomplete. If you are, or know the victims, please complete or encourage an easy online report.
DATE: 2019-04-21 22:00 Country Name: USVI Location Detail: Water Island EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: West Marine PHP-310 Dinghy with Yamaha 4-stroke 6Hp Outboard SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: The nearby yacht’s 3 meter dinghy with a Yamaha 4S 6HP outboard was stolen from the Dinghy’s Beach Bar in Honeymoon Bay between 7-10 PM. It was not locked, and a thorough search of the area was made.
DATE: 2019-03-26 16:00 Country Name: USVI Location Detail: St. Thomas Independent Boat Yard EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 Stolen Items: dinghy SECURED: Locked DETAILS: Owners discovered that their dinghy, which was locked to the boatyard dinghy dock, had been stolen.
DATE: 2018-12-21 01:30 Country Name: USVI Location Detail: St. Thomas Elephant Bay EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 Stolen Items: dinghy/outboard SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: Overnight an in-the-water, not locked dinghy/outboard were stolen from an occupied yacht moored in the bay. This is 3rd unsecured dinghy stolen in this bay this month. Reported to the USCG and DPNR.