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Christmas crackdown on drunk drivers begins

Christmas crackdown on drunk drivers begins

| 08/12/2016 | 1 Comment

(CNS): The police have begun the annual holiday safety campaign with a focus on drunk drivers and reducing road crashes. The first of many traffic operations that will be the cornerstone of the campaign took place on the West Bay Road Wednesday, with a boosted Traffic Management Unit. Several off [...]

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Former PA to MLAs guilty of salon robbery

Former PA to MLAs guilty of salon robbery

| 08/12/2016 | 11 Comments

(CNS): A woman who managed the George Town office of Winston Connolly and Roy McTaggart when they were both on the government benches as C4C representatives has been found guilty of three counts of robbery and possession of an imitation firearm. Christine Rae-Smith had denied the charges but was [...]

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Police issue warning about tool thieves

Police issue warning about tool thieves

| 07/12/2016 | 12 Comments

(CNS): Several thousands of dollars worth of power tools have gone missing from various locations around Grand Cayman, police have warned and are asking members of the public to be cautious when purchasing secondhand goods and to inform police of anyone selling sizable quantities of used tools. A [...]

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Gun case thrown out after poor police probe

Gun case thrown out after poor police probe

| 07/12/2016 | 28 Comments

(CNS): A case against two men charged with possession of a loaded unlicensed gun was thrown out by a judge Wednesday after the crown failed to present enough evidence to support a guilty verdict. Even though a Browning 9-mm semi-automatic pistol, loaded with seven rounds of ammunition, was found [...]

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Police hunt for another stolen boat

Police hunt for another stolen boat

| 07/12/2016 | 12 Comments

(CNS): The police have launched an investigation following the report of yet another stolen boat. The owner of the vessel has been off-island so it is not clear when the 26’ Stingray Census boat, the Makaira, was stolen from the Sunrise Landing in Savannah. The theft was reported to the RCIPS [...]

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Armed police taser drunken suspect in fight

Armed police taser drunken suspect in fight

| 06/12/2016 | 20 Comments

(CNS): A 44-year-old man received a head injury after police fired a Taser gun at him during an altercation outside a nightclub in the early hours of Saturday morning. Police said the man hit his head when he fell after officers deployed the stun-gun because he resisted arrest and fought with pol [...]

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Convicted lawyer back in court for old DUI

Convicted lawyer back in court for old DUI

| 06/12/2016

(CNS): Simon Courtney, a corporate attorney jailed this summer after mowing down and seriously injuring two tourists in his powerful sports car after a champagne brunch at the Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman in January 2015, was back in court this week. Courtney appeared for the final leg of a case r [...]

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Police revisit GT murder scene

Police revisit GT murder scene

| 06/12/2016 | 6 Comments

(CNS): Yesterday, detectives and uniformed officers revisited the scene where Damean Dwayne ‘Deebo’ Seymour was shot dead in a gang-related killing on Martin Drive to talk with residents in the area who may have seen something that can help the investigation. Seymour was gunned down in broa [...]

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Cop assaulted suspect in back of car

Cop assaulted suspect in back of car

| 06/12/2016 | 53 Comments

(CNS): A police officer has been convicted of assault ABH and common assault after he beat a suspect arrested in a traffic stop with his truncheon in the back of police patrol car and treated him aggressively at the police station. Michael ‘Bobby’ Peart is the third officer in a week to be c [...]

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Zodiac boat stolen from Ritz-Carlton beach

Zodiac boat stolen from Ritz-Carlton beach

| 05/12/2016 | 15 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing to the public to help them find a 2011 Zodiac Bayrunner PRO 550 that was stolen from the Ritz-Carlton hotel’s beach. Resort staff reported the theft of the hotel boat on Saturday morning, 3 December, when just after 8am they learned that it was missing from where it [...]

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Child in domestic dispute safe, police confirm

Child in domestic dispute safe, police confirm

| 05/12/2016 | 21 Comments

(CNS): Police confirmed Monday that a child at the centre of domestic violence situation has not been abducted, quashing rumours that the youngster may have been taken overseas. Speculation mounted and caused a stir on social media when pictures were posted on Facebook of a man in the Red Bay are [...]

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