Search results for: Poachers

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  • 5 April 2012
    Training & Education

    Dagestan Branch of Russian FSB Frontier Service conducted operational preventive activity in littoral waters of the Caspian Sea. During the exercise, personnel practiced professional skills in protection of Caspian Sea biological resources and state control of this activity. Border guards started the exercise after training alert, briefing, and testing of shipboard systems. The task unit […]

  • 26 December 2012

    Naval craft attached to the Eastern Naval Command apprehended 27 Indian fishermen and 4 Indian fishing trawlers poaching in the Sri Lankan waters East of Mullaithivu on 23rd December 2012. They were brought to Trincomalee Harbour and handed over to the Police for legal action. SLN vessels and craft are in deployment for interception of […]

  • 30 September 2014
    Authorities

    Sri Lanka Navy arrested 16 Indian fishermen along with 04 Indian fishing trawlers poaching in Sri Lankan waters.   The poachers were conducting the illegal ops north-west of Kareitivu when they were apprehended on 29th September 2014. The fishermen were handed over to the officials of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Jaffna […]

  • 28 January 2015
    Authorities

    The US Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew who fled from authorities Sunday, after poaching shark, red snapper, and eel in the waters off South Texas. At approximately 12:30 p.m. Sunday, an Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew observed a Mexican fishing boat, also known as a lancha, 22 miles north of […]

  • 12 October 2015
    Authorities

    Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard to arrest nineteen Indian fishermen along with two Indian fishing trawlers poaching in Sri Lankan waters. The culprits were poaching east of Point Pedro and Vettalakerni on October 9. The arrested fishermen, along with their trawlers and their catch, were brought to Kankasanthurai and handed over to the […]

  • 27 February 2012

    Naval vessels P 012 and P 215 attached to the North-central Naval Command assisted by P 483 of the Northern Naval Command arrested 22 Indian fishermen and 05 Indian fishing boats poaching in the seas off Mannar on 25th February 2012. The arrest was made during a routine patrol on observing poaching in Sri Lankan […]

  • 14 February 2012

    Sri Lanka Naval Ship “Ranadheera” attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 03 Indian fishermen found poaching in the seas north-west of Kovilum on 11th February 2012. They had painted letters “NAVY” on the roof top of their fishing trawler to disguise their illegal act. The arrested Indian fishermen and their fishing […]

  • 3 September 2014
    Authorities

    Sri Lanka Naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 9 Indian fishermen and an Indian fishing trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters in the seas off Delft on 1st September 2014.   The arrested fishermen and a trawler were handed over to the officials of the Department of Fisheries and […]

  • 2 September 2015
    Authorities

    Sri Lanka Navy’s craft attached to the Northern Naval Command arrested 16 Indian fishermen and 3 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in poaching in the Sri Lankan waters on August 31. Nine Indian fishermen and an Indian trawler were taken into custody in the seas off Veththalaikerni and seven Indian fishermen and two Indian fishing trawlers […]

  • 10 September 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Sri Lanka Naval craft attached to the North Central Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 6 Indian fishermen poaching in Sri Lankan waters North of Mannar.   During this operation on 8th September 2014 they also seized an Indian fishing trawler. The arrested fishermen will be handed over to the officials of the Department of Fisheries and […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Authorities

    Sri Lanka naval patrol craft, attached to the Northern and North Central Naval Commands, apprehended 54 Indian fishermen poaching in Sri Lankan waters. In this operation, conducted on March 21, a total of 10 Indian fishing boats was seized. The fishermen were taken into naval custody in the seas off Kankesanturai and Thalaimannar, respectively, and were later […]

  • 4 December 2012
    Industry news

    Naval Patrol Craft attached to the Eastern Naval Command arrested 37 Indian fishermen and 5 Indian fishing vessels engaged in poaching in the Eastern seas of Sri Lanka in the early hours of 3rd December 2012. The vessels and the fishermen were brought to the Trincomalee Harbour to be handed over to the Harbour Police […]

  • 12 November 2019
    Vessels

    The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has received a 15-meter patrol boat and an x-ray inspection machine from the Embassy of Japan in the Philippines. The handover ceremony was held at the PCG National Headquarters on November 11, 2019. As explained, the patrol boat and the x-ray inspection machine are aimed at further enhancing maritime safety, […]

  • 4 August 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Sri Lanka Naval Craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 50 Indian fishermen and 7 Indian fishing trawlers poaching well within Sri Lankan waters North of Point Pedro (PPD) and Kovilam bay area on 28th July 2014.   The arrested fishermen were handed over to the officials of the Department of […]

  • 11 July 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Sri Lanka Naval Craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested four Indian fishermen with their trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters North West of Delft on July 10, 2014.   The arrested fishermen were handed over to the Delft Police for legal action. [mappress] Press Release, July 11, 2014; Image: Sri […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Sri Lanka Navy arrested 38 Indian fishermen along with 9 Indian fishing trawlers poaching well within Sri Lankan waters on 21st July 2014.   Eighteen Indian fishermen along with 5 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in poaching in the seas North of Delft were arrested by naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine […]

  • 2 March 2015
    Authorities

    Sri Lanka Navy arrested 86 Indian fishermen poaching well inside Sri Lankan waters on 26th February 2015. The arrests were made by the SLN patrol craft attached to the Northern and the Eastern Naval Commands while on routine patrol. The naval patrol craft attached to the Northern Naval Command arrested 43 Indian fishermen along with […]

  • 13 January 2015
    Training & Education

    The Australian Greens spokesperson for Fisheries, Senator Peter Whish-Wilson, says that New Zealand’s efforts in recent days to use its Navy to round up illegal toothfish poachers in the Southern Ocean shows how pitiful the Australian government’s efforts have been. Senator Whish-Wilson said, “We have had the Sea Shepherd pursuing the illegal vessel MV Thunder […]

  • 7 March 2018
    Authorities, Vessels

    Costa Rica Coast Guard officials recently visited the US Coast Guard Yard in Curtis Bay, Maryland as Costa Rica moves closer to operating the two 110-foot patrol boats it received through a transfer last fall. The Coast Guard formally transferred the two patrol boats – the former cutters Long Island and Roanoke Island – to Costa […]

  • 3 September 2013
    Training & Education

    A Royal Navy warship on deployment in the Mediterranean has been flexing her hunter-killer technique in an anti-submarine warfare exercise with the Italian Navy. HMS Westminster is working as part of the Navy’s Response Force Task Group which is on an annual deployment to the Med and then the Gulf that tests the flexibility and […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Industry news

    The Bahamas Ministry of National Security has moved to acquire nine vessels for the country’s Defence Force.   During a contract signing ceremony held at Cabinet Office on Tuesday, March 18, The Ministry of National Security contracted the services of Damen Shipyard to acquire four Damen Stan Patrol 4207 vessels; four Damen Stan Patrol 3007 […]

  • 26 November 2012
    Training & Education

    Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) Second Class Petty Officers Association (SCPOA) members sponsored and served a special Thanksgiving luncheon Nov. 20 to residents and staff of Shon Hall Bachelor Enlisted Quarters (BEQ). “The SCPOA officers prepared and served the meal to all NHB BEQ residents and BEQ staff to provide a holiday meal to those with […]