October 19, 2019

Cayman Islands: Man charged for South Sound burglary

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From RCIPS A man, age 33 of George Town has been formally charged with Burglary in relation to an incident on the morning of 20 March, where a building on South Sound Road was broken into. He appeared in court this morning, 9 April. “Despite a drop in the incidence of burglary last year, it […]

Letter to the Editor

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From Derek Haines The high number of road accidents over the festive period strongly indicate that the standard of driving by some folks still rarely reaches the level of appalling. On my running travels I see numerous bad habits and I offer some advice as follows: Speeding. Please observe the limit, and also drive according […]

Cayman Islands Marathon this weekend (Dec 2)! Event preview

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There will be no shortage of excitement when the Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon, Half-Marathon and 4-Person Relay happens this Sunday, 2 December starting at 5am on the waterfront. The public is encouraged to come out and support this great charity event which raises funds for the Cayman Islands Cadet Corps and the Cancer Society as […]

Cayman Islands: Cocaine recovered near South Sound Dock and destroyed

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From RCIPS On Sunday, 7 October, officers responded to a report that members of the public had discovered suspicious packages washed ashore in the vicinity of the South Sound dock. The five packages were recovered by officers, forensically examined, and found to contain a quantity of cocaine. On Friday morning, 12th October, the drugs, which […]

Cayman Islands Fire Service Monday Update on South Sound Incident

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From Cayman Islands Fire Service During checks this morning (Monday 24 Sep) at the South Sound site, fire officers noted four hot spots. These were marked, and are currently being dug out and cooled. Officials explain that as the smouldering areas are not progressing into fully developed fires, there is no naked flame and very […]

Cayman Islands July Funerals

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Celida Eden Yates        13 Nov 1948 – 27 Jun 2018   South Sound Matthew Carlyle Ebanks   8 Mar 1987 – 3 Jul 2018   West Bay Nella Jane Ebanks                6 July 2018   North Side Davis Alton Chisholm         8 Jan 1941 – 10 Jul 2018   Chisholm Peggy Rose Irving                    17  Oct 1959 – 3 Jul 2018   Prospect Neville Owen Style                                       […]

Two Vehicle Break-Ins and One Theft from a Vehicle Reported to Cayman Islands police, 13 August

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From RCIPS Two Vehicle Break-Ins and One Theft from a Vehicle Reported, 13 August The RCIPS is informing the public of three incidents involving theft or attempted theft from vehicles which were reported earlier this week. On Monday, 13 August, police received two reports that cars were broken into at an address on Sunrise Boulevard, […]

Cayman Islands: Vessel carrying drugs intercepted near Smith Barcadere, 5 arrested, 19 June

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From RCIPS Wed June 20 2018 At about 3:30AM on Tuesday, 19 June, officers from the Joint Marine & Air Operations Units were conducting border patrols along South Sound when a vessel was spotted off-loading packages on the beach near Smith Barcadere. Assistance was requested from patrol officers who quickly attended and pursued several persons […]

Cayman Islands DOI Enforcement Division operation report

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands Department of Immigration’s (DOI) Enforcement Division continues operations to tackle illegal immigration and bolster compliance with the country’s immigration laws. Through proactive patrols and proactive operations, DOI officers enforce the law to enhance public safety, border security and the integrity of the immigration system. During recent operations conducted […]

Cayman Islands: Joint Marine Unit intercepts drug canoe, 14 March

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From RCIPS March 15 2018 Just after 11:00PM last night, 14 March, the Joint Marine Unit, whilst on coastal patrol, intercepted a canoe in the South Sound area with 3 souls on board. With the assistance of the Air Operations Unit, a search of the vessel and nearby waters was conducted and several bags containing […]