September 29, 2020

New Customs & Immigration Officers commence training

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From Cayman Islands Customs Department A Customs Basic Training Course for 12 new Customs officers commenced on Monday, 4 June 2018 following a recent recruitment drive. The new officers will undergo 18 weeks of training which will cover an array of subjects including, but not limited to, the relevant laws and conventions, investigative techniques, arrest […]

Cayman Islands Customs new online system goes live

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As announced previously, today (Wednesday, 1 November 2017) the Customs Department launched Phase 1 of its project to transition from its legacy IT Platforms to its enhanced IT Platforms. Collector of Customs Charles Clifford said, “The transition will ultimately see the phasing out of the Customs Department’s legacy IT Platforms in favor of enhanced IT […]

Update on American national arrested on firearms charges on Cayman Brac

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Further to the release about the arrest of an American national on multiple firearms charges, Customs Department officials have released the individual’s name as David Dean Meadors who is from Florida and is in the Cayman Islands as a visitor. He is in the process of building a house in Cayman Brac and was temporarily […]

American national arrested in Cayman Islands for firearm offences

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From Cayman Islands CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT The Customs Department has announced that on 07th July, 2017 Cayman Brac Customs Officers arrested a 52-year-old male American national for several firearm offences. During the inspection of a shipping container, a large quantity of ammunition was recovered amongst personal belongings. Cayman Brac Customs Officers along with officers from the […]

Retiring Cayman Islands Customs Officer Fêted

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Retiring Senior Customs Officer William Watson has received high praise for his commitment and dedication over 33 years in government service. At an event at Customs headquarters earlier this month to celebrate his contributions to the department and its customers, Mr. Watson was also lauded for using his considerable technical and automotive expertise on government’s […]