Tag: theft

Theft case delayed over claims of double counting

Theft case delayed over claims of double counting

| 28/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The case against Nadia Miranda Powery, who has admitted stealing more than US$400,000 from her former employer, was stalled Friday after the court heard that prosecutors are still pursuing a particular charge against her that she says is already accounted for in one of the eight charges she pleaded guilty to last week. Defence attorney […]

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Tool thieves strike West Bay construction sites

Tool thieves strike West Bay construction sites

| 23/01/2019 | 4 Comments

(CNS): Thieves have made off with a number of valuable construction tools after break-ins at containers on two construction sites in Yacht Drive, West Bay, overnight Monday-Tuesday. Police said the thefts were reported to them after they were discovered yesterday morning. After processing the scenes, the police are now investigating the thefts. But they are also urging owners […]

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Woman admits stealing $400k from employers

Woman admits stealing $400k from employers

| 13/01/2019 | 125 Comments

(CNS): Nadia Miranda Powery pleaded guilty Friday to stealing over US$400,000 from her former employer, Cayman Villas, between November 2015 and December 2016, when she worked there as an accountant. Powery was charged with several counts of theft as well as obtaining property by deception and forgery relating to cheques she paid to herself. Despite […]

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Police charge four suspects over break-ins

Police charge four suspects over break-ins

| 07/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Three men and one woman were charged with a variety of dishonesty offences over the last few days after police rounded up suspects in relation to several separate crimes committed in West Bay, George Town and Spotts. A 19-year-old from West Bay was remanded in custody Friday after appearing in Summary Court charged with […]

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Police report George Town crime spike

Police report George Town crime spike

| 13/12/2018 | 15 Comments

(CNS): Police in George Town are urging residents to take extra care of their homes and cars after a spike in both residential burglaries and vehicle break-ins around the capital. The RCIPS has received reports of and is now investigating seven house break-ins, five of which were in Windsor Park, and six thefts from cars […]

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Man due in court for attempting to steal from cars

Man due in court for attempting to steal from cars

| 05/12/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 address on Parkside Close, where he […]

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Claimed stolen goods help cops nab burglars

Claimed stolen goods help cops nab burglars

| 21/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 specific burglaries. But police […]

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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 | 0 Comments

(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 for […]

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Police catch teenage suspect car thieves

Police catch teenage suspect car thieves

| 13/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 for stealing, theft, and possession and consumption […]

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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 website here and here and if they recognise anything can […]

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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 had been […]

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