June 24, 2018

RCIPS helicopter Medevacs pregnant woman in Cayman Brac, 14 June

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From RCIPS This morning (Thu), 14 June, the RCIPS Air Operations Unit deployed to conduct an emergency air lift of a pregnant woman from Faith Hospital in Cayman Brac to Grand Cayman. The woman, a local resident, had entered premature labour the previous evening, 13 June, and doctors assessed that the child was preterm and […]

Cayman Islands: Mimi’s Happy Cart launched in honor of five-year-old brain cancer survivor

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Paediatric patients at the Cayman Islands Hospital can expect a more pleasant and exciting experience during their visit, thanks to the charity of a five-year-old brain cancer survivor and her family. On 31 May, Mechon and Tommy Ebanks, parents of cancer survivor Skylar May “Mimi” Ebanks, spread awareness of childhood cancer and gave back to […]

Cayman Islands: Water-related death at Stingray City

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From RCIPS Water-Related Death at Stingray City, 15 May Shortly before 2:15PM on Tuesday, 15 May, a report was received that a snorkeler had gone missing while snorkeling at Stingray City. Shortly afterwards, the man was found unconscious by a nearby boat and brought onboard. CPR was administered to the man as the boat returned to […]

Cayman Islands: Water-related death in George Town, 10 March

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From RCIPS UPDATE: May 15 2018  – Police can now confirm the identity of the woman who died on Thursday, 10 May, after encountering difficulties while snorkeling. She is 64-year-old Doris Ann Sarauer, of Minnesota in the United States. The RCIPS offers condolences to the family of the deceased. Shortly after 11:30AM on Thursday, 10 […]

Cayman Islands: Traffic collision on Esterley Tibbets Highway, 8 May

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Traffic Collision on Esterley Tibbets Highway, 8 May From RCIPS Shortly after 5:00PM on Tuesday, 8 May, officers responded to a report of a traffic collision on the Esterley Tibbets Highway, just south of the Seven Mile Public Beach roundabout. A white Honda CR-V and a grey and yellow Toyota HiAce collided in the southbound […]

Cayman Islands: Assault GBH at West Bay Public Beach, 2 May

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On Wednesday evening, 2 May, police received a report of an assault at the West Bay Public Beach. It was reported that a man had been at the location at about 6:30PM, when he was approached by four other males, threatened, and then attacked. The victim fell to the ground during the attack and was […]

Minimally invasive technique eases pain for Cayman Islands patient with rheumatoid disease

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Patient and Deputy Chairperson of the HSA Board Karie Bergstrom, who has been struggling with the pain of rheumatoid disease for 15 years, has found relief after undergoing a minimally invasive procedure at the Cayman Islands Hospital. This is the first time the procedure was performed in the Cayman Islands and, with the exception of […]

Traffic enforcement continues as Cayman Islands police make 32 DUI arrests since 1 April

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From RCIPS RCIPS traffic enforcement operations have continued during April, focusing on offenses such as DUI, speeding, and excessive tint. Thirty-two DUI arrests have been made since 1 April, most of which occurred during the weekends, with 10 arrests having been made on the weekend of 6 – 8 April and 8 made this past […]

Cayman Islands: Motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian, 9 April

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From RCIPS Motor Vehicle Collision Involving a Pedestrian, 9 April Just after 11:30AM yesterday, Monday 9 April, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Centre to a motor vehicle collision involving two (2) vehicles and a pedestrian. The incident took place along Eastern Avenue near the School Road junction. A black […]

Cayman Islands: Motorcycle collision on Shedden Road

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From RCIPS Just before 6AM Saturday morning, police and other Emergency Services were dispatched by 911 Communication Center to a report of a motorcycle accident along Shedden Road, George Town. The police and ambulance crew that attends the report found an unresponsive male and a badly damaged motorcycle with motorcycle debris on the roadway. The […]