July 28, 2021

US: Prayer vigil for Haiti in Brooklyn

From Caribbean Life Little Haiti BK, in partnership with the Office the Brooklyn Borough President, Haitian-American community organizations and the National Action Network, held a prayer vigil for Haiti on Sunday at Newkirk Avenue, between Nostrand Avenue and East 29th Street in Brooklyn. The community-led event provided an outlet for New York-based Haitian-Americans and allies […]

Cayman: Police investigate armed robbery in George Town

Shortly after 9:15PM yesterday, 23 July, officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at an address on Palm Dale Avenue in George Town. It was reported that a woman had just parked at the location when a vehicle drove in behind her. Two masked men approached the woman’s vehicle, brandishing a firearm and […]

Cayman: Police Investigate Aggravated Burglary in George Town

From RCIPS Shortly after 1:15AM today, 23 July, officers responded to a report of an aggravated burglary at an address on Coemer Drive in George Town. It was reported that an occupant of the residence was awoken by three masked men who had entered his bedroom. The culprits bound his hands and demanded personal items […]

Cayman Islands CG recover capsized vessel and several packages off South Sound

Just after 9AM today, 22 July, the Cayman Islands Coast Guard responded to the South Sound area where they recovered a capsized canoe. During a search of the vessel, several packages were recovered which are believed to contain ganja. A search of the surrounding area and reef was carried out by the Cayman Islands Coast […]

Cayman: Update: Multiple Charges Laid Against Man Arrested in Relation To Vic’s Bar Shooting

From RCIPS Police can now confirm that the 36-year-old-man that was arrested on Friday 17 July in the Bodden Town District, has now been charged with Murder, five counts of Attempted Murder and Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm. The man charged is expected to appear in court today, 22 July. These charges are in relation […]

Who’s taking a stand against orphanage trafficking?

By Miriam Karmali FromFreedom United Nobody wants their volunteering experience to be tainted by trafficking. As global travel slowly resumes, tour operators must ensure unsuspecting travelers aren’t signing up to volunteer placements abroad that could be linked to child trafficking. Ask volunteer tour operators to stop offering placements in orphanages and do more to take a stand against child trafficking! Send […]

Cayman: Department of Commerce & Investment Sponsors Anti-Money Laundering Training Seminar

Grand Cayman –Some 60 local realtors and developers attended a half day training seminar at the Grand Cayman Marriott, on 6 July 2021, that aimed to create awareness of anti-money laundering (AML) practices. FTS Management and Training Solutions organised the seminar, and sponsors included: the Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI), the government agency with responsibility for licensing […]

Cayman – UPDATE: Police Investigate Fatal Collision on Bodden Town Road

Update: (20 July) UPDATE: Bodden Town Road is now fully re-opened to vehicular traffic. Update (20 July): At around 11:20AM today, 20 July, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched police and other emergency services to a report of a two-vehicle collision on Bodden Town Road, in the vicinity of Governor Russell Beach, involving a dump truck […]

Undercover investigations expose brutal wildlife killing contests

Welcome to the cruel world of wildlife killing contests, family events where children play amidst piles of slaughtered animals—and legal in 42 states. By Katie Stennes / Independent Media Institute You would really have to try hard to find anything more depraved than a wildlife killing contest, which targets coyotes, foxes, bobcats, squirrels, raccoons, crows and […]

Cayman: Serious collision on Bodden Town Road

From RCIPS Police are currently on the scene of a serious two-vehicle collision on Bodden Town Road, in the vicinity of Governor Russell Beach. Traffic diversions are currently in place, with eastbound traffic being diverted onto Condor Road and westbound traffic being diverted onto Anton Bodden Drive. These diversions are expected to remain in place […]