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Bridger finally off the hook over Tempura

Bridger finally off the hook over Tempura

| 23/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The senior investigating officer on the long-running and ill-fated police corruption probe, Operation Tempura, will not be charged. More than four years after then police commissioner David Baines announced that Martin Bridger had himself become the subject of investigation over what informat [...]

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Driver critical after light pole crash

Driver critical after light pole crash

| 23/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): A driver is currently in a critical condition at the Cayman  Islands Hospital after a collision with a light pole at around 9:00pm last night, 22 November. Emergency personnel were called to the Esterley Tibbetts Highway, south of Yacht Drive, where the single car crash had happened. Police [...]

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Police arrest suspect over GTPS break-in

Police arrest suspect over GTPS break-in

| 23/11/2017
(CNS) Police arrested a 32-year-old man from George Town Thursday morning in connection with an attempted break-in yesterday at the George Town Police Station. Two hooded thieves had tried to make off with a motorbike from the compound lock-up at the rear of the facility but were disturbed by office [...]

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Public help recover two stolen Hondas

Public help recover two stolen Hondas

| 23/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Two of the stolen Honda CR-V SUVs that went missing at the weekend have now been found but police are asking the public for more help to find the third one. The purple 1996 Honda CR-V, registration 126-742, remains outstanding police said after recovering the 2001 and 1998 silver Honda CR-Vs [...]

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GT man charged with possessing illegal gun

GT man charged with possessing illegal gun

| 22/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): A 25-year-old man from George Town who was arrested Monday following an incident at a Walker’s Road gas station last week has been charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, ammunition and ganja with intent to supply and is expected in court tomorrow, 23 November. The man had rep [...]

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Rental company claims car taken by clients

Rental company claims car taken by clients

| 22/11/2017 | 6 Comments
(CNS): George Town police are investigating the case of a missing rental car that was not returned by the customers who rented it. The police did not say which rental firm the 2017 white Hyundai Grand i10 was hired from, nor did they say whether or not the people who rented the car were visitors o [...]

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Would-be bike thieves target police station

Would-be bike thieves target police station

| 22/11/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS): Security questions are being raised again about George Town Police station after would-be bike thieves broke into the station’s rear compound and attempted to steal a motorbike from the enclosure in the early hours of this morning. Police said that two hooded men managed to gain entry t [...]

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Over 90 new laws or amendments on agenda

Over 90 new laws or amendments on agenda

| 22/11/2017 | 22 Comments
(CNS): Government has listed in the budget documents more than ninety pieces of new or amended legislation that it hopes to tackle over the next two years. But there is no sign of the much-needed legal practitioners legislation or the promised district councils law. Government had indicated it was g [...]

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Prison boss quits months after signing new contract

Prison boss quits months after signing new contract

| 22/11/2017 | 26 Comments
(CNS): UPDATED: Neil Lavis, the director of HM Cayman Islands Prison Service, has resigned less than six months after signing a new contract. Ministry officials issued a formal press release, Wednesday, after Lavis handed in his resignation, Monday. The director has not said why he is leaving but co [...]

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CIG spends $1M to learn it can’t afford court

CIG spends $1M to learn it can’t afford court

| 21/11/2017 | 80 Comments
(CNS): The government has spent more than a $1 million over the last decade exploring the possibility of building a new courthouse, only to discover it can’t afford it. Court Administrator Suzanne Bothwell told Finance Committee last week that the much needed facility is still several years aw [...]

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ACC make 13th arrest in corruption probe

ACC make 13th arrest in corruption probe

| 21/11/2017
(CNS): The Anti-Corruption Commission say that investigators have now made the thirteenth arrest in an ongoing case that began in January of this year. Officers arrested a 31-year-old woman from Prospect Tuesday morning on suspicion of bribery of a public officer, fraud on the government and breach [...]

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