June 3, 2023


MAY 29, 2023 Memorial Day Reflection On this Memorial Day, we came together to pay tribute to the brave individuals who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our nation. It is a day to remember the profound significance of selflessness and bravery embodied by our fallen heroes and heroines. Let their sacrifices ignite pursuit of global […]

Cayman: Thirteen more Coast Guard recruits Graduate

His Excellency the Acting Governor, Mr. Franz Manderson, MBE, inspects the guard of honour presented by the 13 graduating recruits at the CI Coast Guard headquarters, Friday, 31 March  Proving their tenacity, resiliency and consistent performance, 13 recruits of the Cayman Islands Coast Guard (CICG) graduated to become junior officers in one of the newest […]

Cayman: Introducing the Women in Policing Network and a Review of the FCDO Conference in the UK

In 2021, The UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) implemented a 4- year project in seven of the eleven British Overseas Territories to enhance and develop leadership in the territories, and specifically to advance female leadership in policing in the British Overseas Territories (BOT). In 2022, RCIPS with the support of the FCDO and […]

National Heroes Day 2023 

Cayman: MYSCH National Heroes Day 2023 Recap Grand Cayman, Monday, 6 February 2023 – National Heroes Day 2023 recognised more than 200 recipients under the theme of “Volunteerism and Charitable Services” in ceremonies held in Grand Cayman and in Cayman Brac. These ceremonies, steeped heavilyin symbolism and tradition, featured time-honoured customs such as; the uniform parade, blowing of the […]

Vacancy: Commissioner of Police in the Royal St. Christopher & Nevis Police Force

Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 23, 2023 (Ministry of National Security): The Ministry of National Security, St Kitts and Nevis, is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Commissioner of Police in the Royal St Christopher and Nevis Police Force. Responsibilities include management and planning of the Police Force, reporting to the Ministry of […]

Cayman: National Security Council Meeting Prefaced Successful Holiday Operation

Grand Cayman, 20 January 2022 –  The National Security Council met for its final meeting of 2022 on Tuesday 1 November. The meeting covered a number of timely concerns including each of the following:  *   Commissioner of Police Mr. Derek Byrne briefed the Council on the current status of criminal and drug related activities, traffic […]

Cayman: CBC migrant operations a success

The Cayman Islands Customs and Border Control Service (CBC) assisted by officers from Her Majesty’s Cayman Islands Prison Services and Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman carried out two successful operations on 11 January 2023. Sixteen (16) male migrants were repatriated to the Republic of Cuba and twenty (20) migrants were transported from Cayman Brac to Grand […]

Defence Procurement International: Mass conscription or not?

The war in Ukraine and Russia’s “partial mobilisation,” which saw mass protests and an exodus of young men from the country, raises some uncomfortable questions not just for Russian forces, but militaries in general, regarding the persistent shortfall of young, willing warriors in their ranks. By Peter Polack Several dozen countries have limited The necessity […]

Women in Policing Conference

Cayman: RCIPS Staff Attend Women in Policing Conference in London, 21 November Three RCIPS women in leadership positions travelled to the UK to attend the Women in Policing Conference in London. The annual conference seeks to provide current and future female leaders in the field of policing with the skills needed to achieve success in […]

Cayman Islands Fire Service welcomes 12 young Caymanian firefighters

Grand Cayman 18 November – 12 young Caymanian Firefighters have joined the ranks of the Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) with oaths to save lives and protect property throughout the Cayman Islands. The new Firefighters which comprise 1 female and 11 males were recognised in a graduation ceremony held at the Lions Centre on Friday […]