Incidents Reported Against Ships Off Tanjung Pergam, Bintan Island, Indonesia: ReCAAP Incident Alert

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On 17 Jul 21, two incidents of unauthorised boarding occurred to ships while underway off Tanjung Pergam, Bintan Island, Indonesia. The two incidents occurred within an interval of 30 mins and in close proximity to each other in the eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) in the Singapore Strait.

In both incidents, the perpetrators were armed with knives. They were sighted in the engine room in one incident, and in the steering gear room in the other. In both incidents, the...

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37 Incidents Of Armed Robbery Against Ships In Asia Reported In H1, 2021: ReCAAP

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ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC) today released its Half-Yearly Report (January-June 2021). Highlights of the Report are as follows. The information of incidents is verified by the respective government agencies (ReCAAP Focal Points), and regional authorities.

Overall Situation

  • A total of 37 incidents of armed robbery against ships (comprising 35 actual incidents and two attempted incidents) were reported in Asia during January- June 2021. No piracy incident was reported.
  • This represents a...

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Incidents Against Ships Reported Off Bintan Island, Indonesia: ReCAAP

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In June 2021, five incidents occurred to ships while underway off Tanjung Pergam, Bintan Island, Indonesia. The incidents occurred on 2 Jun, 5 Jun, 26 Jun (two incidents) and 30 Jun, and in close proximity to each other in the eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) in the Singapore Strait.

In two of the five incidents, the perpetrators were armed with knives. There was no confrontation with the crew in both incidents. The perpetrators were sighted in the engine room in three of...

https://www.marineinsight.com/shipping-news/incidents-against-ships-reported-off-bintan-island-indonesia-recaap/

ReCAAP ISC Virtual Capacity Building Workshop 2021

Twenty-eight officers from 18 ReCAAP Member States participated in the Virtual Capacity Building Workshop (CBW) 2021 organized by ReCAAP ISC.

What is the aim?

The main aim of this workshop is to share the latest situation of piracy and sea robbery in Asia as well as in other areas of concern and to further improve the function of Focal Points/Contact points (FPs/CP) through sharing experiences and best practices.

FPs/CP are the government agencies designated by the ReCAAP Member States to be the...

https://mfame.guru/recaap-isc-virtual-capacity-building-workshop-2021/

ReCAAP Reports 7 Armed Robbery Assaults in Asia

In April 2021, seven incidents of armed robbery against ships were reported in Asia, reads the monthly ReCAAP ISC report. No piracy incident was reported.

Incidents in the Singapore Strait

The ReCAAP ISC is concerned with the continued occurrence of incidents on board ships while underway in the Singapore Strait.

In April 2021, five incidents were reported in the eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) in the Singapore Strait. There was no report of abduction of crew in the...

https://mfame.guru/recaap-reports-7-armed-robbery-assaults-in-asia/

5 Of 7 Incidents Against Ships Reported Occurred In Singapore Strait (Asia, April 2021): ReCAAP ISC

The number of incidents in April. A total of seven incidents (all actual incidents) were reported in Asia in April 2021. All were incidents of armed robbery against ships. There was no piracy incident. Of the seven incidents, five incidents occurred to ships underway in the Singapore Strait (SS), one incident onboard a ship berthed at MOT Terminal, Sandakan, East Malaysia and one incident onboard a ship anchored in Manila Bay, the Philippines.

With these incidents, a total of 24 incidents...

https://www.marineinsight.com/marine/5-of-7-incidents-against-ships-reported-occurred-in-singapore-strait-asia-april-2021-recaap-isc/

ReCAAP Incident Alert: 2 Incidents Against Ships Occurred Within 4 Hours Off Tanjung Pergam, Indonesia

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On 17 Apr 21, two incidents occurred to ships while underway off Tanjung Pergam, Bintan Island, Indonesia. The two incidents occurred within an interval of four hours and in close proximity to each other in the eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) in the Singapore Strait.

In one of the incidents on 17 Apr, the duty engineer spotted one perpetrator trying to open the steering gear entrance door from the poop deck of a petroleum/chemical tanker. The perpetrator escaped knowing...

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Perps Attempt 3 Armed Robbery Injuring 1 Crew Member

In its weekly report for 6-12 April 2021, ReCAAP ISC informed of three incidents of armed robbery against ships in Asia. All three incidents occurred to ships while underway in the eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) in the Singapore Strait (SS).

Issue of incident alert

Of the three incidents, two incidents occurred on 8 Apr and one incident on 11 Apr; and in close proximity to each other (northwest of Tanjung Pergam, Pulau Bintan, Indonesia). In one of the incidents on 8 April,...

https://mfame.guru/perps-attempt-3-armed-robbery-injuring-1-crew-member/

The 15th Governing Council Meeting of the ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre

The 15th Governing Council Meeting of the ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre

The 15th Governing Council Meeting of ReCAAP ISC was held on 16 and 17 March 2021 by virtual modality, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Meeting was attended by the Governors/Representatives of the 20 ReCAAP Contracting Parties..

1. The 15th Governing Council Meeting of the ReCAAP ISC (“the Centre”) was held on 16 and 17 March 2021 by virtual modality, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Meeting was attended...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/03/17/the-15th-governing-council-meeting-of-the-recaap-information-sharing-centre/

ReCAAP ISC Reports 3 Armed Robberies in Asia

Three incidents of armed robbery against ships in Asia in February 2021, reports ReCAAP ISC.

Incidents reduced

There were three incidents of armed robbery against ships in Asia in February 2021, according to ReCAAP ISC’s monthly report. No piracy incident was reported. 

The number of incidents reported during January-February 2021 has decreased compared to January-February 2020, due to the decrease of incidents in several locations in Asia.

Incidents in the Singapore Strait

The ReCAAP ISC is...

https://mfame.guru/recaap-isc-reports-3-armed-robberies-in-asia/

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