"Common sense" is no help when a port advertised as a peaceful getaway has a murder rate 25 times more dangerous than where you live and no one has bothered to tell you that. But who on earth would ever vacation in one of these U. 56 year old Edgar Dart was visiting his mother in Emerald Bay, Grand Bahama after his father died.Some of the Caribbean countries have high homicide rates, one as high as around 90 murders per 100,000 people, whereas the average city in the U. The BBC says that around AM on Tuesday, a masked gang of three robbers broke into his mother's home armed with a gun and a machete. and there was just nothing they could do for him.” A family member said: "His young son was there as well - it is barbaric, horrific and just really shocking." No arrests have been made.WKMG (Orlando) has released a short preview of the interview on a Facebook page.
The incident occurred in a hot tub aboard the Carnival cruise ship. Last year, 35 passengers and crew members reported being victims of sexual sexual attacks on Carnival Cruise Line ships, for an an average of three a month. The FBI earlier released a statement about the incident, saying: . The victim stated that she was in the Jacuzzi with Holland on the cruise ship when he kept attempting to put his arm around her and she attempted to move further away from him.Meanwhile, the expanding cruise industry is still promoting Mexico as a regular attraction to its guests. Tainted Alcohol & Crime: Mexico Struggles With Image As Cruise Destination Top 10 Most Dangerous Cruise Destinations in the World See also: Washington Post - Acapulco is Now Mexico's Murder Capital.Tonight an Orlando television station is airing an interview with a former Disney Cruise Line security officer about her experiences working aboard Disney cruise ships.He reported that there were 169 killings in the first half of 2017, a per capita murder rate far, far higher than anywhere in the U. The Mexico torurism officials, or course, are pushng back and claming that the region is safe for tourists to visit.Following the bombing of the ferry in Palaya del Carmen, the Ministry of Tourism for State of Quintana Roo in Mexico quickly issued press releases where it claims that there is "no risk" to tourists when visiting Cozumel. Please read: Three Cruise Lines Plan to Return to Mazatlan: Will They Provide Bullet-Proof Jackets to Passengers? Mexican Violence: Does Anyone Cruise to Acapulco Anymore?
The man reportedly has a mental disability and was accused of a similar act when he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman tourist at a Club Med resort. The newspapers in the Bahamas are not bashful in reporting crimes like this. I made my own list of the most dangerous countries you can cruise to. El Salvador is one of a few countries which is subject to a "critical" crime warning from the U. In 2012, it suffered from a murder rate of 69 per 100,000 people. Cruise ships are still sailing to the other major island, St. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals: Cruise Lines Have Duty to Warn of Danger of Crime in Ports of Call. Like other beautiful but impoverished islands in the Caribbean, Antigua seems like paradise but it has seen more than its share of tragedies. Based Attorney Lists Bahamas As "Most Dangerous" Cruise Port. They shot the tire out on our cab, held a gun to my 15 year old sons head and a knife to my 16 year old sons throat and robbed us of money, cameras, phones, shoes and clothes.