Updated Known Shark Attacks from NJ & NY Waters

New Jersey Attacks

NJ001- July 6, 1842, Absecon

NJ002- August 28, 1884, Bayonne

NJ003- August 1886, Highlands

NJ004- August 1886, Sandy Hook

NJ005- August 1886, Highlands

NJ006- August 17, 1890, Sea Bright

NJ007- August 29, 1891, Longport

NJ008- August 2, 1895, Raritan Bay

NJ009- July 6, 1902, Atlantic City

NJ010- September 16, 1903, Atlantic City

NJ011- July 28, 1904, Navesink River (N. Shrewsbury)

NJ012- August 1905, Atlantic City

NJ013- August 5, 1907, Delaware Bay

NJ014- August 27, 1913, Spring Lake

NJ015- August 27, 1913, Lavallette

NJ016- June30, 1916, Atlantic City

NJ017- July 1, 1916, Beach Haven

NJ018- July 6, 1916 Spring Lake

NJ019- July 12, 1916, Matawan

NJ020- July 12, 1916, Matawan

NJ021- July 12, 1916, Matawan

NJ022-July 12, 1916 Matawan

NJ023- September 21, 1917, Sea Bright

NJ024- January 1, 1923, Ocean City

NJ025- January 1, 1923, Ocean City

NJ026- January 1, 1923, Sea Bright

NJ027- July 12, 1926, Sea Bright

NJ028- August 24, 1926, Seaside

NJ029- August 24, 1928, Offshore New Jersey

NJ030- November 18, 1928, Sea Bright

NJ031- July 15, 1931, Sea Girt

NJ032- August 6, 1931, Sandy Hook

NJ033- August 27, 1931, Navesink

NJ034- June 26, 1932, Ocean City

NJ035- June 28, 1932, Sea Isle City

NJ036- August 10, 1932, Mantoloking

NJ037- June 18, 1935, Offshore New Jersey

NJ038- June 12, 1936, Long Branch

NJ039- July 22, 1941, Brielle

NJ040- August 21, 1960, Sea Girt

NJ041- August 22, 1960, Seaside Park

NJ042- August 30, 1960, Ocean City

NJ043- August 12, 1962, Manasquan

NJ044- August 26, 1965, Atlantic City

NJ045- June 22, 1966, Brigantine

NJ046- October 21, 1975, Sandy Hook

NJ047- July 27, 1980, Ocean City

NJ048- June 5, 2005, Surf City

NJ049- December 5, 2009, Camden

NJ050- July 25, 2011, Egg Harbor

NJ051- November 7, 2013, Bay Head

NJ052- June 21, 2014, Cape May

NJ053- June 2014, Manasquan

NJ054- June 17, 1880, Sea Bright

NJ055- June 11, 1880, Sea Bright

NJ056- July 27. 1898, Long Branch

NJ057- July 12, 1945, Point Pleasant

NJ058- July 13, 1916, Sea Bright

NJ059, May 20, 2019, Ship Bottom

NJ060, April 9, 2022, West Orange

New York Attacks

NY001- January 1, 1642, Manhattan

NY002- September 1, 1805, Sag Harbor

NY003- August 29, 1858, Staten Island

NY004- August 31, 1858, Staten Island

NY005- August 1, 1860, Brooklyn

NY006- August 12, 1864, Manhattan

NY007- September 2, 1865, Greenport Sound

NY008- August 1, 1871, Offshore Long Island

NY009- July 15, 1874, Coney Island

NY010- August 8, 1878, Brooklyn

NY011- August 9, 1878, East River

NY012- July 25, 1880, The Narrows

NY013- August 18, 1884, Jamaica Bay

NY014- August 1, 1888, Offshore New York

NY015- August 21, 1894, East River

NY016- August 22, 1898, Staten Island

NY017- July 24, 1909, Rockaway

NY018- July 13, 1916, Brooklyn

NY019- July 13, 1916, Brooklyn

NY020- July 14, 1920, Freeport

NY021- June 15, 1941, Off Jones Inlet

NY022- August 21, 1941, Montauk

NY023- June 25, 1950, Rockaway

NY024- September 3, 1953, Rockaway

NY025- September 1, 1958, Staten Island

NY026- September 2, 1959, Fire Inlet

NY027- July 29, 1961, Oyster Bay

NY028- June 28, 1964, Off Long Island

NY029- January 7, 2007, Smith Point

NY030- July 3, 2010, Off Long Island

NY031- July, 1931, Long Island Gull Pond

NY032- July 18, 2018, Fire Island

NY033- July 18, 2018, Fire Island

NY034- July 3, 2022. Smith Point Beach

NY035- June 30, 2022. Jones Beach

NY036- July 7. 2022. Fire Island

NY037- July 15, 2022. Smith Point

NY038- July 15. 2022, Fire Island

NY039- July 20, 2022. Fire Island