Archive for April 12th, 2018

Woman hit by SUV in ETH fatal collision

Woman hit by SUV in ETH fatal collision

| 12/04/2018 | 135 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED: The police have now identified the 56-year-old woman from the Philippines who was killed Thursday morning after she was struck by a Ford Edge SUV as Susan Simoy Sumalapao. She was hit at around 8am as she was crossing the Esterley Tibbetts Highway on the southbound carriageway, just [...]

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Local cops bust suspected cock-fighting farm

Local cops bust suspected cock-fighting farm

| 12/04/2018
(CNS): A 50-year-old man from Bodden Town has been arrested for cruelty to animals in connection with a suspected cock-fighting ring, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service has said. Community police officers and officials from the Department of Agriculture carried out a raid last month at a proper [...]

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Cops arrest three after recovering illegal gun

Cops arrest three after recovering illegal gun

| 12/04/2018
(CNS): Two women from George Town and a man from Bodden Town have been arrested after Royal Cayman Islands Police Service officers found an illegal pistol during a raid on Wednesday in Newlands. The RCIPS said officers had executed a warrant at the undisclosed Bodden Town house and recovered a Gloc [...]

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Governor lauds HSA facilities on first visit

Governor lauds HSA facilities on first visit

| 12/04/2018 | 13 Comments
(CNS): The governor was singing the praises of the hospitals on Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac following tours of both facilities. Anwar Choudhury told officials that the Health Services Authority (HSA) is comparable to some of the best hospitals in the UK, stating that the hospitals had “blown [...]

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NSC backs gun amnesty and safety officers

NSC backs gun amnesty and safety officers

| 12/04/2018 | 42 Comments
(CNS): The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service is expected to begin a gun amnesty this month after this was agreed to during Tuesday’s National Security Council meeting. Chairing his first NSC meeting, Governor Anwar Choudhury steered officials towards and approved a number of crime fighting m [...]

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Drivers warned of oil spill in George Town

Drivers warned of oil spill in George Town

| 12/04/2018 | 3 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS said that there has been a large oil spill close to the roundabout at the intersection of Shedden Road, Dorcy Drive and Crewe Road in George Town. Traffic is being diverted and drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible. The police are also understood to be dealing with a crash [...]

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Pedestrian killed on ETH

Pedestrian killed on ETH

| 12/04/2018 | 250 Comments
(CNS): Emergency services are on the scene of a fatal collision along the Esterley Tibbetts Highway, where it appears a woman has been knocked down and killed, according to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service. The RCIPS released a short statement at about 8:15 this morning, stating that police, [...]

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