Tag: drug crime

Suspect dealers arrested after North Side bust

Suspect dealers arrested after North Side bust

| 02/11/2022

(CNS): Two men, aged 29 and 31, from North Side, were arrested on suspicion of possession of cocaine with intent to supply on Monday, following a drug bust by the RCIPS at a house off Frank Sound Road in North Side. The arrest followed a search under the Misuse of Drugs Act where officers found […]

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Cocaine washes up on Cayman Brac shore

Cocaine washes up on Cayman Brac shore

| 12/10/2022 | 15 Comments

(CNS): The police collected an undisclosed quantity of cocaine on Saturday after “a number of packages” washed up on the shoreline in the Bight area of Cayman Brac. The packages were recovered at around 7:30pm, after which officers conducted an extensive search in the area and maintained watch on the location until the police helicopter […]

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Suspected drug dealer charged, second man bailed

Suspected drug dealer charged, second man bailed

| 22/08/2022

(CNS): A 49-year-old man has been charged with three counts of possession of a controlled drug with intent to supply and remanded in custody, and a 36-year-old man has been released on police bail following their arrest last week. Police conducted a raid last Tuesday, 16 August, at a house in North Sound Estates, Bodden […]

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300lbs ganja seized in Bodden Town, 4 men charged

300lbs ganja seized in Bodden Town, 4 men charged

| 12/08/2022

(CNS): During a drug raid at three different premises in Bodden Town on Tuesday, police officers seized over 300lbs of ganja and have now charged four men for drug-related offences. The RCIPS said that during a proactive operation under the Misuse of Drugs Act, in addition to the ganja, they seized drug utensils and a […]

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Five arrested for selling ganja in 7MB raid

Five arrested for selling ganja in 7MB raid

| 01/08/2022

(CNS): Four men and one woman were arrested for suspected drug dealing at Seven Mile Public Beach last Thursday, 28 July, following a targeted police operation, assisted by Customs and Boarder Control, Department of Commerce and Investment and the Public Lands Commission. During the raid various packets of ganja were seized that were packaged in […]

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Street drug dealer stays in jail after failed appeal

Street drug dealer stays in jail after failed appeal

| 21/07/2022 | 13 Comments

(CNS): Wayne Carlos Myles (41), who is serving a 13-year jail term for selling drugs and a consecutive two-year term for pimping, has failed to get his drug convictions and sentence quashed by the Court of Appeals. Myles was convicted in November 2017 for possession with intent to supply over six and a half grams […]

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Cops seize 35lbs of ganja after routine traffic stop

Cops seize 35lbs of ganja after routine traffic stop

| 07/07/2022

(CNS): Officers conducting traffic checks on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway by the Camana Bay Roundabout on Saturday night discovered a bag of ganja when they searched a car that passed through the road block. Police said that the officers had reason to stop the car around 10:40pm, and as they spoke to the female driver, […]

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UK pondering takeover of BVI government

UK pondering takeover of BVI government

| 29/04/2022 | 78 Comments

(CNS): The UK government is poised to take over the British Virgin Islands Government, suspending its constitution and dissolving the elected branch, for at least two years after the Commission of Inquiry report into governance in the territory was released Friday. The publication of the damning report, which found that governance in BVI “was appallingly […]

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Increased seizures of Fentanyl cause CBC concerns

Increased seizures of Fentanyl cause CBC concerns

| 14/04/2022 | 44 Comments

(CNS): Over the past ten weeks Customs and Border Control (CBC) has seized an increasing amount of class A drugs, including Fentanyl a dangerous and addictive synthetic opioid that is 80 to 100 times stronger than morphine. In total, 288 Fentanyl tablets, 6.95 grams of cocaine hydrochloride, 0.23 grams of cocaine base and eight oxymorphone […]

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Cops raid cock-fighting venue in East End

Cops raid cock-fighting venue in East End

| 29/03/2022

(CNS): Police were confronted by an angry mob when they raided a cock-fighting venue in East End at the weekend. A 55-year-old man from the district has been arrested on suspicion of possession of ganja with intent to supply and other drug offences, as well as cruelty to animals relating to the cockfighting.

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Three men charged after police bust in Savannah

Three men charged after police bust in Savannah

| 14/03/2022

(CNS): The RCIPS Firearm Response Unit responded to a 911 call about “explosive sounds” on Destiny Drive in Savannah at around 7am Saturday morning. The officers searched the area and quickly found a number of vehicles and men, police said Monday.

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