There have been a total of 3 shark attacks in CAPE VERDE. Out of those, 1 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 33.33%. 1 attacks came out of the blue while 2 have been provoked by humans.
|07-04-2016||Shark involvement not confirmed||"Serious"||NO||60yo a British citizen|
|São Vicente||Swimming||FATAL||YES||27yo Michele Ruck|
|Tarrafal||16-07-1929||Shark involvement prior to death unconfirmed||Body of woman recovered from 15' shark||NO||female|