Tag: National Security Council

NSC backs gun amnesty and safety officers

NSC backs gun amnesty and safety officers

| 12/04/2018 | 42 Comments
(CNS): The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service is expected to begin a gun amnesty this month after this was agreed to during Tuesday’s National Security Council meeting. Chairing his first NSC meeting, Governor Anwar Choudhury steered officials towards and approved a number of crime fighting m [...]

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Governor gets down to crime-fighting work

Governor gets down to crime-fighting work

| 11/04/2018 | 54 Comments
(CNS): Since his arrival in the Cayman Islands last month, the new governor, Anwar Choudhury, has said that he is prioritising security and the battle against crime. Having already had several meetings on the subject with the police commissioner and other officials, yesterday he chaired his first Na [...]

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Premier calls on governor to make NSC work

Premier calls on governor to make NSC work

| 27/03/2018 | 29 Comments
(CNS): In his welcome address to the Cayman Islands’ new governor, Anwar Choudhury, Premier Alden McLaughlin called on him to help tackle the problem of rising crime and ensure that the National Security Council functions as it was intended. Speaking in the Legislative Assembly after Choudhury [...]

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Premier calls for more say over police

Premier calls for more say over police

| 14/03/2018 | 76 Comments
(CNS): Premier Alden McLaughlin has again called for more power sharing for the political arm of government when it comes to the policy and strategy of the RCIPS and tackling crime in the Cayman Islands. Speaking publicly for the first time about the recent spike in crime, McLaughlin told his legisl [...]

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Opposition calls for crime select committee

Opposition calls for crime select committee

| 06/03/2018 | 53 Comments
(CNS): The opposition leader has called on government to form a select committee of all members of the Legislative Assembly to examine the question of rising crime in the Cayman Islands and to find cross-party solutions. Ezzard Miller told CNS Monday, in the wake of a police shoot-out with robbers a [...]

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