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Police chopper in entanglement with kite line

Police chopper in entanglement with kite line

| 20/03/2017 | 28 Comments
(CNS): The line of a tethered kite, which was believed to be flying well over the legal height without permission, was struck by the police helicopter Friday, while the RCIPS Air Operations Unit was on patrol above the West Bay area. Although no serious damage was caused to the chopper’s flying ca [...]

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Nine break-ins reported over weekend

Nine break-ins reported over weekend

| 20/03/2017 | 10 Comments
(CNS): Police said they dealt with nine break-ins this weekend across Grand Cayman at both residential and commercial premises. As well as the burglary where the police caught at least one suspect red-handed at a liquor store in West Bay, there were four other commercial break-ins and four burglarie [...]

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Athletics coach denies sex crime allegations

Athletics coach denies sex crime allegations

| 20/03/2017
(CNS): Former Caribbean track star Ato Stephens (37), who was working as a coach here in Cayman in 2015, denied sex crime charges when he appeared in court on Friday. Stephens, who was extradited from the US last month, pleaded not guilty to two counts of indecent assault and one of gross indecency [...]

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Cops nab suspect in booze shop burglary

Cops nab suspect in booze shop burglary

| 20/03/2017
(CNS): Police have arrested one man and are on the hunt for a second after they disturbed two suspects who were about to make their escape in a stolen pick-up truck after a break-in at a West Bay liquor store. Officers on patrol early Monday morning responded to an alarm at the Tortuga Rum Company [ [...]

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Teacher’s aide admits indecent assaults at primary school

Teacher’s aide admits indecent assaults at primary school

| 20/03/2017 | 10 Comments
(CNS): A former teacher’s aide at one of the government primary schools has changed his pleas, and after talks with prosecutors has admitted four counts of indecent assault on four different children aged between six years and ten years old. This means the young children involved will not have to [...]

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Woman details alleged sexual assault at Barkers

Woman details alleged sexual assault at Barkers

| 20/03/2017
(CNS): A woman who said she was subjected to attempted rape and sexual assault while she was walking her dogs in West Bay denied that she was having an affair with her attacker and had made a false allegation because she feared being exposed. The woman told the court that, as she was walking her [&h [...]

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Police seek WB men after nightclub stabbing

Police seek WB men after nightclub stabbing

| 19/03/2017 | 17 Comments
(CNS): The police are looking for two men from West Bay, aged 30 and 21, after a 41-year-old man, also from West Bay, was assaulted at the Jungle Bar & Lounge, West Bay Road, just before 11:00 on Friday night, in what was described by the police as an altercation. The victim received a stab [&he [...]

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Stolen Honda found abandoned in West Bay

Stolen Honda found abandoned in West Bay

| 17/03/2017 | 8 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED MONDAY: The police have now found a red Honda Civic which had was stolen from outside the Ritz Carlton Hotel last week. It was located off Dill Lane near the cricket pitch in West Bay on Friday. The police found the car after receiving information from a member of the public about a [...]

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Scammers pose as financial cops in latest email scam

Scammers pose as financial cops in latest email scam

| 17/03/2017 | 15 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS is warning the public that an email purporting to be from the RCIPS Financial Crime Unit circulating Friday morning is a scam. The police warned anyone who has received the email that this is not legitimate, and the link in the email should not be clicked on. They said that originat [...]

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Prison visitor found with 1lb ganja

Prison visitor found with 1lb ganja

| 15/03/2017 | 17 Comments
(CNS): Officials at HMP Northward say they are clamping down on smuggling after arresting a woman earlier this month who was trying to bring over a pound of ganja into the jail while she was visiting, and a recent inspection turned up a Nokia mobile phone hidden in an inmate’s cell. “We have ze [...]

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Recent crashes reflect latest statistics

Recent crashes reflect latest statistics

| 14/03/2017 | 41 Comments
(CNS): Two major crashes in the last two days, one where a fire rescue truck ploughed into a light pole and hit a cyclist and the other where a car came off the road and ended up on the ironshore in East End, are examples of the realities underpinning the recently released annual traffic statistics [...]

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