Tag: drug crime

80lbs of ganja washes up in Little Cayman

80lbs of ganja washes up in Little Cayman

| 23/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Between Friday 20 and Sunday 22 October the police recovered five packages containing what is suspected to be ganja along the shoreline of Little Cayman. After the police were notified by members of the public on the island that parcels had washed ashore, officers on the ground, assisted hel [...]

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West Bay man charged and bailed in GBH case

West Bay man charged and bailed in GBH case

| 04/10/2017
(CNS): A resident of West Bay has been charged with seriously assaulting a defence attorney during an altercation at a party in the district this weekend. Police confirmed that the 28-year-old man was charged with assault inflicting GBH, assault actual bodily harm, possession of ganja, possession of [...]

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Petty suspects rounded up in wake of public pressure

Petty suspects rounded up in wake of public pressure

| 04/10/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS): Police based in the eastern districts have been targeting illegal activities, from gambling to drug use, which residents said during a recent community meeting were leading to fights and other public disturbances. Over the weekend three men were rounded up for drug possession, having a machet [...]

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Suspects attempted to land 550lbs of ganja

Suspects attempted to land 550lbs of ganja

| 02/10/2017
(CNS): Three Jamaican nationals who were caught almost red-handed Friday night by police as they allegedly attempted to smuggle in more than 550lbs of ganja on to a South Sound beach appeared in court Monday charged with several offences. Ceaphus Reynolds (42), Eyon Johnson (45) and Linton Nightpole [...]

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Suspect drug smugglers nabbed in South Sound

Suspect drug smugglers nabbed in South Sound

| 02/10/2017
(CNS): Three men have been arrested on suspicion of importing ganja after the RCIPS Joint Marine Unit and police helicopter responded to the sighting of a suspicious vessel in South Sound around midnight Friday. The RCIPS  said the boat had come ashore and the men were off-loading packages when th [...]

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Brac-bound passengers arrested on drug charges

Brac-bound passengers arrested on drug charges

| 18/09/2017
(CNS): Customs Officers arrested two people at Owen Roberts International Airport Friday evening, 15 September, on suspicion of a number of drug offences, including possession of cocaine and ganja with intent to supply. The pair, a male and a female, were destined for Cayman Brac when they were arre [...]

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Three Jamaicans charged for drug smuggling

Three Jamaicans charged for drug smuggling

| 18/09/2017
(CNS): Three Jamaican men who were caught by marine police last Thursday night on a canoe with a large quantity of ganja as well as a number of caged roosters on board have been charge under the Misuse of Drugs Law with importation and possession of a controlled drug. The men, aged 31, 37, 53, [&hel [...]

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Large quantity ganja found at GT home

Large quantity ganja found at GT home

| 06/09/2017
(CNS): About 522lbs of ganja was recovered at a residence in the Windsor Park area of George Town during a joint operation by police and customs officers Tuesday morning, 5 September, just after 10:15am. The RCIPS said a 43-year-old man of George Town was arrested on suspicion of importation, posses [...]

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WB man admits illegal guns but denies drug charges

WB man admits illegal guns but denies drug charges

| 30/08/2017
(CNS): A West Bay man who was arrested after a drug bust at a Mount Pleasant house last month has admitted possessing two illegal guns and ammunition but has denied drug dealing offences. Ralstan Ebanks (41) is looking at a minimum seven-year term in jail after pleading guilty Friday to possessing a [...]

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65lb ganja haul seized by West Bay cops

65lb ganja haul seized by West Bay cops

| 28/08/2017 | 20 Comments
(CNS): Around 65lbs has been seized by police following a drug bust at a house in the Mount Pleasant area of West Bay. The police raided a house on Sunday morning along with officers from the customs and immigration departments. The police gave no other details of the raid and made no mention of an [...]

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Cops clamp down at weekend leisure spot

Cops clamp down at weekend leisure spot

| 22/08/2017 | 31 Comments
(CNS): Police were out in force in and around Rum Point, Sunday, patrolling the area to clamp down on anti-social behaviour, they said. Officers also set up a roadblock near the Frank Sound Road-Bodden Town Road junction in an effort to address other issues such as drinking and driving, drug misuse, [...]

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