Please observe the security status for the respective location until further notice: Yellow Alert (Maintain Situational Awareness)
Category: Community Alert
Status (Contact MSW for an update): Updated
Location: Madang Province
Information Received: MSW Weekly Report (511Alerts) 1-Jan to 7-Jan
We expect a slight decrease in crime during the presence of Police operations starting on the 17/01/20. There have been confirmed reports of killing at Transgogol (Madang Zone 3) which is an unchanged Red Alert until further notice. Community unrest instigated during New Years Eve at Sisiak area (Madang Zone 2). Two incidents of robberies by sea around Madang Lagoon and between Karkar towards Madang North Coast. Occasional sightings of dead fish in the water. Our main area of concern is the highway at Usino: Negri and Naru mountain which is prone to armed hold up of buses and travellers.
Alert Reference No. : (MSW_1/2020-8S)