Tag: theft

Man due in court for attempting to steal from cars

Man due in court for attempting to steal from cars

| 05/12/2018
(CNS): A 42-year-old man from George Town was expected in court Wednesday after police formally charged him with criminal trespass and attempted theft following an incident on Sunday off the West Bay Road. Police said that a report had been made that an intruder had entered private property at an a [...]

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Claimed stolen goods help cops nab burglars

Claimed stolen goods help cops nab burglars

| 21/11/2018
(CNS): The police have laid charges in at least two old burglary cases going back to 2016 after members of the public responded to a call to identify stolen property shown on the RCIPS website this month. Several people came forward to identify their property, helping the police tie the items to sp [...]

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Suspect charged over resort break-in and car theft

Suspect charged over resort break-in and car theft

| 19/11/2018
(CNS): Police have charged a 28-year-old man from East End in connection with a break-in and theft of a car at a resort in the district in September. The police were called to the hotel on the morning of Saturday, 8 September, after the visitors discovered their room had been broken into and keys fo [...]

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Police catch teenage suspect car thieves

Police catch teenage suspect car thieves

| 13/11/2018
(CNS): The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service dealt with several break-ins to cars parked in downtown George Town this weekend during the Pirates Week festivities but also managed to round up two teenage suspects and seize a substantial amount of property. The teens were arrested for going equipped [...]

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Police seek owners of stolen goods

Police seek owners of stolen goods

| 02/11/2018 | 7 Comments
(CNS): The police have recovered a large number of items during searches that they believe were stolen and are now seeking to reunite the property with its owners. The items recovered include jewellery, watches, power tools, electronics and cellphones. People can view the items on the RCIPS websit [...]

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Machete wielding robbers steal jewellery

Machete wielding robbers steal jewellery

| 16/10/2018 | 8 Comments
(CNS): Two men armed with machetes and dressed all in black struck a victim on the head in West Bay yesterday night before making off with his chain necklace, police have said. Shortly after 10pm officers responded to the robbery report at an address on West Church Street. The injured man said he ha [...]

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Police recover hauls of stolen goods

Police recover hauls of stolen goods

| 06/10/2018 | 9 Comments
(CNS): The police are trying to reunite owners with their stolen property recovered during investigations at home and abroad. Some of the stolen items, including a number of power tools taken sometime before December 2017, were found in Honduras last November on a boat originating in the Cayman Isl [...]

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Woman accused of stealing US$386k from Turtle Centre

Woman accused of stealing US$386k from Turtle Centre

| 04/10/2018
(CNS): Following the recent revelations from the Cayman Turtle Centre that two significant thefts and fraud had been uncovered during the 2016/17 audit of the facility’s books and staff had been fired and suspended, the police have said that a 60-year-old-woman from West Bay was arrested on F [...]

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Police urge vigilance as thieves target parked cars

Police urge vigilance as thieves target parked cars

| 02/10/2018 | 7 Comments
(CNS): Police are urging car owners not to leave valuables visible in their vehicles after they received seven reports of thieves targetting parked cars overnight on Saturday-Sunday at two separate locations while the owners attended events nearby. Four of the reports involved vehicles parked on Ped [...]

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Burglars take spear-guns from DoE Brac office

Burglars take spear-guns from DoE Brac office

| 25/09/2018 | 20 Comments
(CNS): Police on Cayman Brac are investigating a burglary at the Department of Environment’s office on Creek Road in which three spear guns and spear-gun parts were stolen. The break-in was discovered early Monday morning and reported to the police around 9am.  The robbers reportedly gained [...]

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Police aim to reunite owners with stolen goods

Police aim to reunite owners with stolen goods

| 24/09/2018 | 8 Comments
(CNS): The police have published a number of pictures of construction gear, power tools and electronic equipment that officers have seized during their investigations which they believe have been stolen. The various items have already been forensically examined and photographed, enabling the police [...]

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