banner ad

Tag: burglary

Robber gets second jail term for stealing safe

Robber gets second jail term for stealing safe

| 21/11/2016 | 6 Comments
(CNS): A West Bay man is facing a dozen years in jail after a receiving five years on Friday for stealing a safe in a brazen break-in at Treasure Island resort four and a half years ago. Bandon Liberal (30) is already serving a seven-year jail term for his part in the armed robbery of […] [...]

Continue Reading

Man charged with stealing stove, washer & A/C unit

Man charged with stealing stove, washer & A/C unit

| 13/10/2016
(CNS): A 52-year-old man from George Town was charged Tuesday with two burglaries. Miguel Diaz is accused of breaking into and stealing booze from a home on North Sound Road  in the capital on 20 August, and of breaking into a home in West Bay on 12 September and making off with a stove, a [&hellip [...]

Continue Reading

Cops track stolen goods within hours of break-in

Cops track stolen goods within hours of break-in

| 13/10/2016 | 6 Comments
(CNS): Officers investigating a break-in Wednesday evening at a condo complex in West Bay recovered the stolen items within two hours, though they have not made any arrests. The police said that they responded to the burglary report at about 4:30pm yesterday at Coco Breeze Close in West Bay. The da [...]

Continue Reading

Local man found guilty of stealing Treasure Island safe

Local man found guilty of stealing Treasure Island safe

| 10/10/2016 | 26 Comments
(CNS): A West Bay man was found guilty Monday of stealing a safe containing over $100,000 from Treasure Island resort more than four years ago, following a trial earlier this year. Brandon Liberal (30) was convicted by visiting judge, Justice Marva McDonald-Bishop, based on evidence from a witness w [...]

Continue Reading

Police urge public to secure homes and businesses

Police urge public to secure homes and businesses

| 05/09/2016 | 30 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS is calling on the public to help fight crime and keep the lid on property crimes, especially burglaries, by checking the security of their premises. Efforts to reduce burglaries have resulted in a third less this year than last year, but police are concerned that people are making i [...]

Continue Reading

Jailed man admits four-year-old burglary

Jailed man admits four-year-old burglary

| 03/08/2016 | 15 Comments
(CNS): A local man who is already serving a long sentence for a firearms conviction plus an escape from HMP Northward admitted Tuesday that he broke into Mr Arthur’s store in George Town more than four years ago. Marcus Manderson pleaded guilty to a burglary at the store in 2012, in which he stole [...]

Continue Reading

Brac burglaries focus of RCIPS meeting

Brac burglaries focus of RCIPS meeting

| 28/07/2016 | 18 Comments
(CNS): There have been twelve burglaries on Cayman Brac since the beginning of the year, but at a well-attended community police meeting on the island last week Acting Police Commissioner Anthony Ennis pointed out two detectives who had come to the Brac specifically to work on those matters. “Cri [...]

Continue Reading

Cops round-up teen burglar suspected of 6 break-ins

Cops round-up teen burglar suspected of 6 break-ins

| 18/07/2016
(CNS): A 16-year-old boy who police believe has committed at least six burglaries over the last few weeks has been arrested and is currently in police custody. Following what the RCIPS said was coordinated work by Bodden Town CID detectives and scenes of crime officers from Bodden Town Police Statio [...]

Continue Reading

Jewels stolen from Brac store in weekend break-in

Jewels stolen from Brac store in weekend break-in

| 05/07/2016 | 17 Comments
(CNS): A police officer on patrol on Cayman Brac Tuesday morning discovered that the Kirk Freeport store in Stake Bay had been broken into over the weekend. The officer found that the side door of the store had been forced open and the culprits had made off with a quantity of jewellery. The RCIPS sa [...]

Continue Reading

Cops threatened after hospital break-in

Cops threatened after hospital break-in

| 05/07/2016 | 23 Comments
(CNS): An unarmed police officer in pursuit of burglary suspects was threatened by one of the men as they fled the scene early Tuesday morning. Police said that the officer went to the hospital in George Town following a report to 911 that a burglary was in progress there at around 4:30am. Two men d [...]

Continue Reading

Burglars steal cash during bank break-in

Burglars steal cash during bank break-in

| 23/06/2016 | 25 Comments
(CNS): The Royal Bank of Canada on Shedden Road was broken into and cash stolen sometime Wednesday night, police have confirmed, saying that bank staff discovered the break-in when they arrived for work this morning (Thursday, 23 June). Police said the thieves did not gain access to the vault but st [...]

Continue Reading