Tag: drug crime

Prison nabs suspect throwing drugs into jail

Prison nabs suspect throwing drugs into jail

| 20/02/2017

(CNS): A man has been arrested after a prison officer caught him throwing ganja over the prison fence. The suspect was said to be in possession of several pounds of ganja in two large bags when he was apprehended. A release from HM Cayman Islands Prison Service said that on Thursday, Prison Offic [...]

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Suspect dealer arrested in restaurant

Suspect dealer arrested in restaurant

| 06/02/2017

(CNS) A 36-year-old man from George Town was expected in court Monday to answer drug offence charges after he was arrested for allegedly dealing drugs in a restaurant in the capital last week. Police said the man was arrested on 2 February while he was at a restaurant on North Church Street, whi [...]

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Cops charge crash driver with drug dealing

Cops charge crash driver with drug dealing

| 10/01/2017

(CNS): Some six months after a head-on collision between a white Honda Accord and a silver Chevrolet Coronado on Shamrock Road, police have charged the Honda driver with a number of drug offences. The RCIPS said the 29-year-old man from Bodden Town was charged on 21 December with possession of co [...]

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Suspect dealers charged with money laundering

Suspect dealers charged with money laundering

| 30/12/2016

(CNS): A couple arrested Tuesday on suspicion of drug dealing after they were stopped in a car on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway have been charged with several offences, including money laundering. The 35-year-old man from West Bay was charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine, possession, and po [...]

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Suspected drug dealers arrested on highway

Suspected drug dealers arrested on highway

| 29/12/2016 | 8 Comments

(CNS): A 35-year-old man from West Bay and a 30-year-old woman from George Town have been arrested for possession with intent to supply both cocaine and ganja after they were stopped by police on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway. Police said that at around 10:45am Tuesday the car was stopped near th [...]

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Police net five drunk drivers in clampdown

Police net five drunk drivers in clampdown

| 15/12/2016 | 32 Comments

(CNS): During the first week of the annual seasonal crackdown on drunk drivers and other offenders, spoiling the holidays for themselves and others, the police have revealed that five people were arrested for driving under the influence, two for driving while disqualified, and twenty-six traffic [...]

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Immigration compliance manager appears in dock

Immigration compliance manager appears in dock

| 29/11/2016

(CNS): Jeanine Lewis (57), who is currently suspended from her post as a senior member of the immigration department’s management team, appeared in the dock in Summary Court Tuesday to face charges relating to drug and immigration offences, but the case was adjourned until December. Lewis, who [...]

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Immigration officer charged with illegal landing offence

Immigration officer charged with illegal landing offence

| 28/11/2016

(CNS): A 57-year-old local woman who works at the immigration department has been charged with drug and immigration offences. The woman, who has not yet been named, is expected to appear in court Tuesday, facing allegations that she allowed her home to be used for supplying drugs and that she kno [...]

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Suspect gunman jailed following raid

Suspect gunman jailed following raid

| 21/11/2016 | 5 Comments

(CNS): A 33-year-old man from George Town who surrendered to police following a raid in Windsor Park last week has been charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, possession of ganja, possession of ganja with intent to supply and failing to provide a specimen. He appeared in court Friday, [...]

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Cops hunt drug smugglers at large in EE

Cops hunt drug smugglers at large in EE

| 16/11/2016 | 21 Comments

(CNS): The police are asking for the public’s help to find suspected drug smugglers who they believe landed illegally on Wednesday morning in East End. Officers have been searching for the suspects since around 5:30am after they seized a canoe and an undisclosed quantity of what they suspect is [...]

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Three juveniles arrested for ganja in traffic stop

Three juveniles arrested for ganja in traffic stop

| 07/11/2016 | 1 Comment

(CNS): When officers stopped a vehicle with dark-tinted windows in the early hours of Saturday morning in George Town, the smell of booze and drugs led to a search and the arrest of three boys. Police said that officers were on patrol when they stopped the car on Marble Drive near to the St Matt [...]

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