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Ex-CIMA analyst charged with booze fueled abuse

Ex-CIMA analyst charged with booze fueled abuse

| 18/10/2017
(CNS): David Meyerhoff (30) denied eight charges of assault and disorderly conduct against police when the local man from George Town appeared in Summary Court Tuesday. Formerly an analyst with CIMA, Meyerhoff is accused of abusing several police officers while outside the Country and Western bar in [...]

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Father and son deny animal cruelty charges

Father and son deny animal cruelty charges

| 17/10/2017
(CNS): Andrei James Challenger (18) and his father James Rolin Challenger (63) both denied a list of animal cruelty charges Tuesday. When the father and son appeared in Summary Court, they both pleaded not guilty to causing unnecessary suffering, failing to exercise proper care and supervision of a [...]

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Local men charged following police assault

Local men charged following police assault

| 17/10/2017
(CNS): Two local men have been charged in connection with the assault of a senior police officer at the weekend. Seth Watler (25) was charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent and Jason Wood (23) with threatening to cause serious harm and obstructing a police officer in the lawful execu [...]

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Anglin’s life tariff case adjourned

Anglin’s life tariff case adjourned

| 17/10/2017 | 57 Comments
(CNS): A scheduled conditional release hearing for Devon Jermaine Anglin (31), who is serving a life-sentence for the murder of Carlos Webster at a West Bay Road nightclub in 2009, was adjourned Tuesday to allow the crown to seek relevant reports to put before the court for consideration. Legislatio [...]

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US Brac resident to face trial for importing ammo

US Brac resident to face trial for importing ammo

| 16/10/2017
(CNS): David Dean Meadors, an American citizen who is building a home on Cayman Brac, will face trial next year for the importation of 240 rounds of nine-millimeter ammunition and the possession of a BB gun. The 52-year-old man was charged earlier this year after customs officers discovered the am [...]

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Police accountant admits breach of trust

Police accountant admits breach of trust

| 11/10/2017 | 44 Comments
(CNS): A police accountant pleaded guilty Wednesday to breach of trust in connection with the abuse of a Kirk’s Supermarket charge card given to the RCIPS on which she is accused of charging more than $7,000 of unauthorised spending, over $4,000 of which was never paid back. Sara Connor (39) [...]

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Jury finds accused man guilty of rape

Jury finds accused man guilty of rape

| 11/10/2017 | 34 Comments
(CNS): Marlon Ricardo Porter (37) was convicted Tuesday of rape, assault and causing harassment and distress, following a jury trial in which the court heard that his victim suffered a four-hour ordeal. The Jamaican national will be sentenced on 23 November in relation to the attack, which took plac [...]

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Webb to learn his fate in January

Webb to learn his fate in January

| 11/10/2017 | 30 Comments
(CNS): The former Cayman Islands and regional football boss, Jeffery Webb, is now due to be sentenced for his part in the global FIFA scandal in January, according to listings from a New York court. Webb fell far from grace when he was arrested in Switzerland in a US probe into football corruption w [...]

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West Bay man charged and bailed in GBH case

West Bay man charged and bailed in GBH case

| 04/10/2017
(CNS): A resident of West Bay has been charged with seriously assaulting a defence attorney during an altercation at a party in the district this weekend. Police confirmed that the 28-year-old man was charged with assault inflicting GBH, assault actual bodily harm, possession of ganja, possession of [...]

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Cops on trail of widespread dodgy cosmetic injections

Cops on trail of widespread dodgy cosmetic injections

| 04/10/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS say there may be many women in Cayman who are suffering serious ill-effects from facial injections and other cosmetic treatments administered by unlicensed cosmetologists and beauticians. Police are urging potential victims to come forward, as a current investigation has led them t [...]

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Plea deal law proposed for crime witnesses

Plea deal law proposed for crime witnesses

| 04/10/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS): Legal authorities in the Cayman Islands are contemplating a new piece of legislation to allow prosecutors to cut a deal with criminal witnesses to reduce their sentences for related convictions or to help a witness evade prosecution. Cayman currently has no formal plea deal system and when wi [...]

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