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Man mugged after sleeping in his car

Man mugged after sleeping in his car

| 18/05/2019 | 3 Comments

(CNS): A man who was sleeping in his vehicle in the parking lot of a Shedden Road bar in the early hours of Wednesday morning awoke to find an armed mugger demanding PIN numbers from him. According to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service, the victim turned up at George Town Police Station shortly after […]

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Analysts to help RCIPS report clean-up rates

Analysts to help RCIPS report clean-up rates

| 15/05/2019 | 14 Comments

(CNS): Two expert crime analysts will be joining the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service shortly to help the police understand their detection rates, which, in addition to current information on crime levels, will show the public how successful the RCIPS is at solving crimes. Police Commissioner Derek Byrne explained that crime reduction and prevention rates […]

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Police face altercation over illegal rider

Police face altercation over illegal rider

| 14/05/2019

(CNS): Two people were arrested on Wednesday evening in central George Town after a man became aggressive towards police officers when they tried to arrest a teenage woman who was riding an illegal bike without a helmet. The officers were called to Martin Drive, where they instructed a woman on a motorbike to pull over, […]

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Thieves make off with another Honda Accord

Thieves make off with another Honda Accord

| 13/05/2019 | 6 Comments

(CNS): Police are on the look out for a grey 1998 Honda Accord, registration #123 125, which was stolen from an address on Woodlake Drive, George Town, some time between 8pm on Friday, 10 May, and 4:00am on Saturday, 11 May. The vehicle (pictured left) has a crack in the middle of the windscreen and […]

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Wanted man charged in Mary Street attack

Wanted man charged in Mary Street attack

| 13/05/2019

(CNS): Kurt Stevenson Carter (29), who was apprehended following a police chase last week that ended close to the Holiday Inn Resort, is now the third man to be charged in connection with a violent assault on a couple in Mary Street, George Town, in March. Carter, who lives in Bodden Town, was expected in […]

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Road cops to clamp down on unsafe loads

Road cops to clamp down on unsafe loads

| 10/05/2019 | 56 Comments

(CNS): The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service has released a gallery of images showing some of the unsafe truck loads officers have spotted on Cayman roads recently ahead of plans to crack down on unsafe vehicles. The Traffic and Roads Policing Unit is urging drivers to ensure that loads are safe and secured in such […]

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West Bay man arrested after police pursuit

West Bay man arrested after police pursuit

| 10/05/2019

(CNS): A 38-year-old man from West Bay was arrested Friday on suspicion of dangerous driving and other traffic offences, following a police chase along South Sound Road around 3pm. Police said that officers tried to stop the vehicle using lights and sirens but the driver failed to stop, so he was followed by the officers. […]

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Over 50 dogs found caged in Prospect home

Over 50 dogs found caged in Prospect home

| 10/05/2019 | 72 Comments

(CNS): At least one small dog had to be euthanised and more may follow after the police, the departments of agriculture, environmental health and planning raided a house in Prospect on Monday. The officials found 53 dogs, all of which were small breeds, in crates and cages in a poorly ventilated room and an unsanitary […]

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Police chase ends near North Sound resort

Police chase ends near North Sound resort

| 09/05/2019

(CNS): A police pursuit of a wanted man that began in West Bay Thursday lunchtime ended in the area of the Holiday Inn resort on the North Sound with the arrest of the wanted man and a woman who was with him. The couple, who are both from Bodden Town, were arrested after officers had […]

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Teenage boy arrested for armed break-in

Teenage boy arrested for armed break-in

| 08/05/2019

(CNS): A 16-year-old boy from West Bay has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary in relation to a home invasion in March and for possession of cocaine. Police said the teenager is currently in police custody as inquiries continue into the armed burglary in Birch Tree Hill and the possession of the drugs. The […]

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Cyclist injured in another hit-and-run

Cyclist injured in another hit-and-run

| 08/05/2019 | 9 Comments

(CNS): A man cycling along Shedden Road was injured when he was struck by a white car last night near to the junction of Mary Street in central George Town. At around 10:15pm the driver of the car, which police said could have been a two-door Honda Prelude, came from behind the cyclist but after […]

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