Archive for August 1st, 2018

Cayman Brac to host next LA meeting

Cayman Brac to host next LA meeting

| 01/08/2018 | 44 Comments
(CNS): Members of the Legislative Assembly and staff will be travelling to Cayman Brac for the next meeting of the parliament in early September. A short three-day meeting it is expected to begin on 5 September at the Aston Rutty Centre on the Bluff. Cabinet will also meet on the Sister Island the [...]

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ACC cops to be armed with tasers and cuffs

ACC cops to be armed with tasers and cuffs

| 01/08/2018 | 8 Comments
(CNS): Despite largely dealing with white-collar crimes such as bribery, fraud, deception, money laundering and conflicts of interest, the Anti-Corruption Commission is seeking a change in the law to enable its officers to be armed with Tasers and pepper spray. The amendment will also allow these sp [...]

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Organ donation now legal after law enacted

Organ donation now legal after law enacted

| 01/08/2018 | 20 Comments
(CNS): The commencement order for the long-awaited Human Tissue Transplant Law has been signed, implementing legislation that began life almost a decade ago. The law itself was passed five years ago but it has been a long road to enacting the law and enabling organ transplant operations as well as t [...]

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Police seek EE man following knife attack

Police seek EE man following knife attack

| 01/08/2018 | 9 Comments
(CNS): One man is in hospital with a serious stab wound and another remains on the run following an altercation at a house on Sea View Road in East End yesterday at around 5:15pm. Police said the victim was standing outside a residence when a man, whom he knew, approached on a bicycle, stabbed him [ [...]

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CUC sales boosted by 2% customer increase

CUC sales boosted by 2% customer increase

| 01/08/2018 | 17 Comments
(CNS): Grand Cayman’s monopoly power provider has enjoyed another profitable quarter, despite paying for improvements to the system, largely due to a 2% increase in customers. For the three months ending 30 June, the Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) saw a $900,000 increase in earnings compa [...]

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Armed robber makes off with gas station till

Armed robber makes off with gas station till

| 01/08/2018 | 19 Comments
(CNS): The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service is appealing for witnesses to an armed robbery around 2:30 this morning at a gas station on North Church Street, George Town, where the robber ran off with the cash register. The masked man broke through the Esso store’s glass door brandishing wh [...]

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