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Clearwater’s Overwatch Intelligence Directory is designed to provide clients with simple access to our archive of maritime security incident intelligence, dating back to 2017. Qualitative analysis can be conducted quickly and easily via the intuitive dashboard interface, providing users with key insights to inform critical operational decision-making in high-risk areas (HRA's)

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Robbery on an anchored container ship, Indonesia
Issued: 3 days, 10 hours ago
Date Reference Region Category Aggressors Source
24 Nov 2021 - 16:59 CW Alert 019- (Nov 21) Southeast Asia Robbery ROBBERS IMB
It has been reported that robbers managed to board an anchored container ship at Jakarta anchorage, Indonesia. The robbers stole engine spares before escaping unnoticed.

Robbery on an anchored tanker, Callao Anchorage, Peru

It has been reported that a robbery has occurred on an anchored tanker at Callao Anchorage, Peru. The duty crew spotted a robber armed with …

Robbery on a berthed container vessel, Port of Jakarta, Indonesia

It has been reported that a robbery has occurred on a container vessel whilst berthed at the Port of Jakarta, Indonesia. The duty crew noticed …

UKMTO Notice - Air Defence exercise, Pakistan Coastline

The UKMTO have informed by the Pakistan Navy that there will be an air defence exercise carried out from 10th - 16th February 2021 between …

Suspicious approach on a tanker, Singapore Straits

It has been reported that a tanker was approached whilst underway in the Eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme, Singapore Straits. Whilst passing a …

IMB Advisory, Gabon Waters

The IMB has released the following information which has come from the Gabon Authorities: Following the resurgence of pirate attacks in the area of the …

GNSS Interference Report

Signal lost on both units for about 2 hours. After that constant disturbance, but receiving position on one or another unit with some 5-7 minutes …

Reminder of BMP 5 procedures for transiting the Strait of Hormuz

The UKMTO has issued a notice to global maritime operators and owners of the recommended procedures for transiting the Strait of Hormuz. UKMTO states that …

Increased patrols by Yemeni Coastguard and VHF hailing's, Bab El Mandeb

It has been reported by the UKMTO that they are aware that the Yemeni Coastguard has increased patrols and VHF hailings with merchant vessels transiting …

Attack on a tanker, Gulf of Guinea

The MDAT-GoG have been informed that a tanker has been boarded whilst underway approximately 113nm Northwest of Neves, Sao Tome and Principe. The crew have …

Robbery on a container vessel, Pointe Noire, Congo

It has been reported that a robbery has occurred on a container vessel at Pointe Noire Anchorage Area, Congo. During routine rounds the duty crew …

Robbery on a barge under tow by a tug boat , Singapore Straits

It has been reported that a robbery occurred on a barge whilst being towed by a tug boat in the Eastbound lane of the Traffic …

Pirate attack on a Tanker, Gulf of Guinea

It has been reported that a Tanker was attacked whilst underway approximately 160nm west of Port Gentil, Gabon. One fast craft with six pirates onboard …

Fishing vessel hijacked, Gulf of Guinea

It has been reported that a fishing vessel has been boarded in an ongoing incident approximately 81nm Southeast of Ana Chaves, Sao Tome and Principe. …

Attempted boarding on a Tanker, west southwest of Gabon

It has been reported that a Tanker was approached whilst approximately 80nm west southwest of Port Gentil, Gabon. A small craft was seen being launched …

GNSS Interference Report

The ship encountered total loss, last position: Encounter Feb 6-7. NAVCEN: The GPS Operations Center reviewed the GPS Constellation and Control Segment, there are no …

Attack on a tanker, Gulf of Guinea

It has been reported that a Tanker is involved in an incident whilst underway approximately 91nm west of Bata, Equatorial Guinea. UPDATE 1: It has …

GNSS Interference Report

Vessel bound from Algeciras, Spain to Port Said, Egypt. Disruption began North of Pantelleria Island and has continued intermittently till east of Malta. NAVCEN: The …

GNSS Interference Report

Vessel bound from Algeciras, Spain to Port Said, Egypt. Disruption began North of Pantelleria Island and has continued intermittently till east of Malta. NAVCEN: The …

Robbery on a vehicle carrier, Peru

It has been reported that a robbery occurred on a vehicle carrier whilst anchored at Callao Anchorage, Peru. Robbers were able to board the vessel, …

Suspicious approach on a container vessel, Gulf of Guinea

It has been reported that a container vessel was approached whilst underway, approximately 63nm Southwest of Bonny, Nigeria. One speedboat with up to seven persons …

Warning of increased piracy activity, Gulf of Guinea

The MDAT-GoG have reported that they are aware there is potential of an increased threat of piracy activity in the immediate future, in areas E …