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Teenage girl faces serious charges over stabbing

Teenage girl faces serious charges over stabbing

| 14/09/2018
(CNS): A 17-year-old girl who was arrested on Tuesday evening following a violent altercation outside the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre’s drop-in lounge on Shedden Road is now facing a number of serious charges. The teenager, who is from George Town, has been formally charged with wounding, wou [...]

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Thieves ransack buses in GT break-ins

Thieves ransack buses in GT break-ins

| 12/09/2018 | 3 Comments
(CNS): Thieves made off with cash and some personal items after breaking into two passenger buses and a car, which were parked at two different locations in George Town, overnight between Monday 10 September and Tuesday 11 September. Police said a Toyota Hiace passenger bus was broken into in Tempe [...]

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Teenage girl arrested, stab victim critical

Teenage girl arrested, stab victim critical

| 12/09/2018
(CNS): A woman remains in critical but stable condition in the Cayman Islands Hospital, following a stabbing on Tuesday evening in the centre of George Town. Police said that at around 7:30pm at the Crown Square Plaza on Eastern Avenue, two women were involved in an altercation, during which one w [...]

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Police and DCI clamp down on illegal sessions

Police and DCI clamp down on illegal sessions

| 11/09/2018 | 10 Comments
(CNS): Following complaints to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service from members of the community about illegal sessions and late night, loud after-hours parties in George Town, the RCIPS has joined forces with the Department of Commerce and Investment to undertake proactive patrols and clamp dow [...]

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Local man caught at airport with 9lbs of ganja

Local man caught at airport with 9lbs of ganja

| 10/09/2018
(CNS): A 34-year-old Cayman national was arrested Sunday on suspicion of importation of ganja, possession of ganja, possession of ganja with intent to supply, and trying to bribe a customs officer, after he was searched at the Owen Roberts International Airport. When the man arrived from Miami, he w [...]

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GT man charged with sexual offences

GT man charged with sexual offences

| 10/09/2018
(CNS): A 49-year-old George Town man was expected in court Monday after he was charged with indecent assault and attempted rape.  The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service said the charges stem from an incident on 3 September, where he reportedly assaulted a woman known to him. No other details of t [...]

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Police seize over 500lbs of ganja at sea

Police seize over 500lbs of ganja at sea

| 07/09/2018
(CNS) UPDATED: Police have recovered several packages of ganja with a gross weight of 513lbs from the sea following an interdiction in the early hours of Friday morning (7 September). Officers with the Air Support Unit and and Joint Marine Unit were conducting border patrols east of Grand Cayman [...]

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Man charged with rape in Cayman Brac

Man charged with rape in Cayman Brac

| 07/09/2018
(CNS): A 31-year-old man from Cayman Brac has been charged with rape. Police said that officers received a report of the sexual attack at an address on West End Road shortly after 11:00pm on Monday, 3 September. In a release, the police said the woman who reported being raped said the man was known [...]

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Anglin admits killing victim in failed appeal

Anglin admits killing victim in failed appeal

| 07/09/2018 | 35 Comments
(CNS): Nine years after he killed Carlos Webster in a West Bay Road nightclub, Devon Anglin has admitted that he was the gunman on that fatal night. In a recent application to re-open an appeal against the murder conviction, Anglin, who is serving a life sentence of 30 years for shooting Webster in [...]

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Customs warehouse workers accused of theft

Customs warehouse workers accused of theft

| 06/09/2018
(CNS): UPDATED The two civilian employees of the Customs Department who work in the warehouse arrested on suspicion of theft on Wednesday have now been charged are expected in court next Tuesday. The men were arrested following a joint RCIPS-led operation of customs and police officers. Collector [...]

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CIG buys former Scotia building for court

CIG buys former Scotia building for court

| 05/09/2018 | 28 Comments
(CNS): Court officials have confirmed that the government has purchased the Scotia complex on Cardinal Avenue in downtown George Town. The sale was reportedly completed on Friday and is part of a larger scheme for new court facilities, but in the meantime it will facilitate the short-term needs of t [...]

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