DATE: 2018-11-09 01:00 Country Name: Dominican Republic Location Detail: Luperon EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 Stolen Items: Cash SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: While the owner was asleep on board, the thief boarded the unlocked boat and stole $150 US cash. Computers and phones were not taken. Footprints were seen on deck in the morning, no police report was made.
DATE: 2018-10-29 01:00 Country Name: Dominican Republic Location Detail: Luperon EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: Cash SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: Owners left their yacht on a mooring for 3 days for inland travel. On their return they found a deck hatch that had been left closed but not locked was open and that the cabin had been ransacked. Only cash (which had been hidden) was taken.
A report was made to the police, coast guard, port captain, the Puerto Blanco Marina, the tourist office and on the VHF net.
DATE: 2018-10-14 01:00 Country Name: Grenada Location Detail: Grenada Grand Mal EVENT: Theft HAND: 2 Stolen Items: 11 ft aluminium dinghy/ 5 HP outboard SECURED: Unknown DETAILS: A dinghy/outboard was stolen overnight, no further details available.
DATE: 2018-10-28 23:00 Country Name: Martinique Location Detail: Le Marin anchorage EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: hard dinghy/ 2.5 HP Suzuki outboard SECURED: Not Locked DETAILS: An in-the- water and not locked dinghy/outboard was stolen overnight. MRCC recovered this dinghy from the beach at Club Med, where it was abandoned by persons unknown. It was returned intact to the owner.
DATE: 2018-10-01 Country Name: Curacao Location Detail: Spanish Water EVENT: Theft HAND: 1 Stolen Items: Dinghy and outboard SECURED: Locked DETAILS: An occupied yacht anchored in Cabrita Bay (anchorage C, Spanish Waters) had the in-the-water and cable locked 11 ft. AB dinghy/18 HP Nissan outboard stolen overnight. The painter and cable had both been cleanly cut near the waterline. A report was made to the Police, Port Captain and on the VHF net.