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Tag: burglary

Cops to host stolen loot line-up

Cops to host stolen loot line-up

| 11/07/2017 | 2 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS is inviting victims of burglaries to attend a viewing of stolen goods this weekend after they recovered a collection of loot following the arrest of an offender. During a recent search operation, police confiscated a large amount of suspected stolen items. The man involved has been [...]

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Police go after homeless in GT squat

Police go after homeless in GT squat

| 05/07/2017
(CNS): The police have arrested five people who were living in a squat in the Rock Hole area of George Town. Three men, aged 63, 53 and 24, and two woman, aged 40 and 24, were arrested on suspicion of several offenses following a raid early Sunday morning. Police said they were joined by immigration [...]

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Police catch suspected jewel thief

Police catch suspected jewel thief

| 28/06/2017
(CNS): Officers who responded to a report of a break-in at a North Church Street jewellery shop  just after midnight on Wednesday morning arrived just as the suspects were fleeing. As the police drove up to the George Town waterfront location, they saw three men running toward Rock Hole Road and a [...]

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Judge eyes prison tab with deportation order

Judge eyes prison tab with deportation order

| 27/06/2017 | 25 Comments
(CNS): A Grand Court judge sent a foreign national convicted of burglary to jail for a shorter time than would otherwise have been the case but ordered his deportation immediately after release. As he jailed Theo Kuldani Samy for one year for breaking into his neighbour’s apartment on Christma [...]

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Cop patrols aim to stop burglars ahead of break-ins

Cop patrols aim to stop burglars ahead of break-ins

| 21/06/2017 | 25 Comments
(CNS): As the RCIPS continues efforts in the crime crackdown, another 26 people were arrested over the long weekend, several of whom were suspects attempting to break into various premises or equipped for burglary. Aiming to intercept would-be burglars before they get inside the targeted properties, [...]

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BT burglaries decrease under police and public pressure

BT burglaries decrease under police and public pressure

| 09/06/2017 | 23 Comments
(CNS): The crime spike that hit the district of Bodden Town recently seems to be under control after police rounded up several of the suspects and local people have stepped up their own security and neighbourhood watches. But as burglaries decrease in that community from a surge of 26 break-ins duri [...]

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Man remanded following assault on police

Man remanded following assault on police

| 30/05/2017
(CNS): Garfield Silburn Jr (21) was remanded in custody Monday after he appeared in court on charges relating to burglary and assaulting police, as he reportedly attempted to resist arrest during an incident in Prospect last Thursday. He faces a list of charges, including grievous and actual bodily [...]

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Cop seriously injured in ‘vicious’ assault by suspect

Cop seriously injured in ‘vicious’ assault by suspect

| 27/05/2017 | 16 Comments
(CNS): Two police officers were violently assaulted by a suspect burglar during an arrest in George Town Friday, with one sustaining a serious eye injury. The police commissioner said he was alarmed by the vicious assault, which happened after the patrol officers tracked down the suspect following a [...]

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Police round up more teenage burglary suspects

Police round up more teenage burglary suspects

| 24/05/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): Police have arrested two more teenage burglary suspects in connection with two separate recent break-ins in Bodden Town. A 17-year-old boy from West Bay was arrested yesterday in relation to a burglary at a residence on Will T Road in Bodden Town on 15 May, when alcohol and a small quantit [...]

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Bodden Town sees serious burglary spike

Bodden Town sees serious burglary spike

| 17/05/2017 | 28 Comments
(CNS): Over half of the burglary reports made to the RCIPS across Grand Cayman this month have occurred in Bodden Town, senior police said Wednesday, as they raised concerns about the crime spike in the district and the continuing increase in the crime in general. Police management said the burglari [...]

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Suspect burglar tasered during arrest

Suspect burglar tasered during arrest

| 01/05/2017
(CNS): Police said they rounded up two West Bay burglars last week after two separate break-ins but had to use a taser during the arrest of one of the suspects. The first man was arrested Wednesday after a burglary on North West Point Road, in which computer equipment was stolen. Following up on a l [...]

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