July 7, 2022

Cayman: Two Arrested Following Recovery of Ganja

Shortly before 10:40PM on Saturday, 2 July, officers conducting traffic checks on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway in the vicinity of the Camana Bay Roundabout, had cause to stop a vehicle. As the officers spoke to the lone occupant of the vehicle, they detected the strong scent of ganja. Officers then conducted a search of the […]

US Authorities: Illinois Mass Shooting Suspect Confessed. Eyed 2nd Attack

By Newsmax Wires The man accused of spraying gunfire into a Chicago-area Independence Day parade from a rooftop, killing at least seven people and wounding dozens more, has confessed to the attack and to considering a second shooting later that day, authorities said Wednesday. The suspect, Robert Crimo III, 21, dressed in black as he […]

Cayman: UPDATE – Police identify deceased in Bodden Town murder

Update (6 July): Police can now confirm the identity of the victim of the fatal shooting on Gun Square Road, Bodden Town, on 1 July. He is 32-year-old Jovin Omar Fuentes, of Bodden Town. The RCIPS expresses condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Update (4 July): The man, age 28 of Bodden […]

Cayman: Police investigate burglary where firearm stolen

Shortly after 1:40PM yesterday, 5 July, officers responded to a report of a burglary at an address on North Side Road. It was reported that someone had broken into a residence and stolen a brown and black Remington 870 12 gauge shotgun, belonging to a licensed firearm owner, sometime between 7:30PM on Monday, 4 July, […]

Cayman: RCIPS warns against having weapons at bars and clubs

Grand Cayman, 28 June 2022 (RCIPS) – The RCIPS has seen an increase in the number of incidents that involve persons attending bars and nightclubs, while in possession of an offensive or restricted weapon. In several cases, the presence of these weapons has led to further and more violent crimes being committed, such as serious […]

Cayman: RCIPS Investigate Indecent Assault on West Bay Road

From RCIPS Shortly before 2:30AM, Sunday 3 July, police received a report of a male intruder who entered a unit at a condominium complex, North of Earth Close, on West Bay Road, and touched a child inappropriately while she was asleep in a bedroom with her parent, startling her awake.  It was reported that when […]

Cayman: H. E. The Governor announces new Police Service Commission Website

Grand Cayman, Wednesday, 6 July 2022 – His Excellency The Governor, Mr Martyn Roper announces the launch of the new Police Service Commission (PSC) website, which can be viewed at: policeservicecommission.ky “I am pleased to see the arrival of the PSC website as it offers accessibility and transparency for those who want to understand more about some of […]

Cayman: UPDATE – Man Charged in Relation to Bodden Town Murder

Update (4 July): The man, age 28 of Bodden Town, who was arrested on Friday, 1 July, in relation to a fatal shooting on Gun Square Road, Bodden Town, has been formally charged with Murder. He appears in court tomorrow, 5 July. Initial Release (1 July): Shortly after 5:30PM, Friday 1 July,  police responded to […]

Cayman: Man charged with Possession of Unlicensed Firearm following search operation

On Friday, 1 July, RCIPS officers, along with the Cayman Islands Customs and Border Control Drug Enforcement Team, conducted a series of searches under the Firearms Act. During a search of a residence on Pleasant Drive, West Bay, officers recovered a bullet-proof vest, and a man, age 51 of West Bay, was arrested on suspicion […]

National Security Council of the Cayman Islands – Post Meeting Summaries

The National Security Council (NSC) has agreed to His Excellency the Governor’s request to publish short updates on its meetings to enhance transparency and accountability. The NSC’s regular meeting takes place monthly but it can also be convened at short notice by His Excellency the Governor or at the request of the Hon Premier or […]