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Caynan Anti-Corruption Commission Files Charges

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 14 June 2024 Following a complex and protracted investigation, investigators from the Anti-Corruption Commission have today charged the following persons: Maxwell Renal LINWOOD, aged 46 years, a former public officer of George Town, Grand Cayman is charged with…

Cayman: WhatsApp Message Hoax

The Ministry of Home Affairs is aware of a fraudulent WhatsApp message that is currently being circulated in the Cayman Islands community. The message states that persons are impersonating officers from Ministry of Home Affairs and asking for personal data….

A Special Message From Dr. Ron Daniels on the Crisis in Haiti And appeal for contributions and support

Listen to video message ICYMIHaiti on Fire, The Finale: Toward A People Based Democracy in The First Black Republic A Vantage Point Vignette by Dr. Ron Daniels — The blood and ghastly gore of the horrific crisis in Haiti is no longer…

Our responsibility: ending forced child labor

From”Ellie Finkelstein, Freedom United As we observe this World Day Against Child Labor, we must confront a harsh reality: child labor violations continue to soar into 2024, and legislative efforts to weaken protections are spreading across the United States.   Efforts to roll back…

Hundreds of thousands of renters are at risk [dedicated]

From Caribbean Life These are the facts: Over the past five years, older rent-stabilized buildings outside of the core of Manhattan have been systematically defunded. The New York City Rent Guidelines Board’s own data suggests that 2024 is likely going to…

IOC EB member Kirsty Coventry highlights role of sport in promoting UN Sustainable Development Goals and crime prevention strategies at UN General Assembly

06 June 2024 – Addressing the United Nations (UN) General Assembly, International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) member Kirsty Coventry emphasised the vital role that sport can play as important enabler for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in particular by promoting…

Empowering athletes to prevent competition manipulation at Paris 2024

04 June 2024 – On the road to the Olympic Games Paris 2024, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has launched the “Believe in Sport” campaign. Supported by six athlete ambassadors, the campaign is aimed at raising awareness of the threat of competition manipulation among qualified…

Cayman: Bodden Town Police Station phone lines down June 9 – UPDATE – Bodden Town Police Station phone line is now operational

From RCIPS Please be advised that the Bodden Town Police Station phone line is now operational. Regards,RCIPS MCU END Original Message Due to current weather conditions the Bodden Town Police Station phone line is experiencing an outage. Technical teams are…

Saudi 2034 world cup in jeopardy

By Ellie Finkelstein, Freedom United June 9th, 2024News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Forced laborWorkers’ complaint filed against Saudia Arabia amid FIFA World Cup bidA coalition of trade unions has accused Saudi Arabia of severe human rights abuses…

RCIPS Cyber Crime Unit Warns of Misleading Social Media Advertisements

From RCIPS The RCIPS Cyber Crime Team is aware of a significant number of sponsored advertisements circulating on social media platforms. These ads falsely claim to be from the Cayman Compass and often feature well-known Caymanians, most recently Ms. Tara…