October 17, 2021

The Editor Speaks: There’s no substitute for traffic patrols.

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Traffic police unit should never have been removed. I wasn’t the only person who was amazed when police commissioner David Baines disbanded the dedicated traffic unit a few years ago implying every one of his officers is a traffic cop. To be fair he had finance problems and serious major crime woes. When the public […]

Cayman Islands crime stats show drop in overall crimes

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From RCIPS Year-end 2015 crime statistics show drop in serious, volume and other crimes Crime statistics for last year reflect a drop in crime across most categories, with an overall decrease in the crime rate of 7%. Most significantly, the number of burglaries and robberies in the Cayman Islands, the types of crime often noted […]

British police officer foiled $1million jewellery robbery in the Caymans

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By Lizzie Parry From Daily Mail UK British police officer foiled $1million jewellery robbery in the Cayman Islands by ramming his car into getaway vehicle…. on the day he was made an OBE David Baines was meeting a friend when he spotted the armed robbery Former chief superintendent has been Commissioner of the Royal Cayman […]