November 27, 2020

Cayman: HMCI and DPSC statement on earthquake

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At 1:12 am local time this morning, a 5.0 Magnitude earthquake occurred 47 miles east south east of East End, Grand Cayman. The Department of Public Safety Communications 911 (DPSC) is the after-hours focal point for major incidents and contacts Hazard Management Cayman Islands to activate the National Emergency Operations Centre if required. DPSC received […]

Cayman Islands: HMCI and DPSC hold joint workshop on public emergency alerts

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·         Workshop discussed a new Radio Alert system ·         Alerts will interrupt public radio transmissions following a sudden onset disaster In 2018, Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI) in collaboration with the Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) commenced the installation of an integrated versatile radio alert system solution. This constitutes Phase I of the National Emergency Notification […]

Cayman Islands: DPSC rollout of new radio system functions

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WHO:                               Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) WHAT:                             Official opening of the new West Bay radio bunker and rollout of the new Public Safety Radio Communication System WHEN:                            Wednesday, 13 February 2019 at 1 – 2 p.m. WHERE:                          Off of West Church Street, West Bay (Across from West Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church) Participants:                  Minister for Home Affairs, […]

New Caymanian employee for Cayman Islands DPSC

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Ministry of Home Affairs is pleased to announce Mr. Sean Vasquez as the Assistant Director of Electronic Monitoring for the Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC). Under the new post, Mr. Vasquez is responsible for the operation of the Electronic Monitoring Centre (EMC), which provides surveillance of selected offenders as […]

Cayman Islands Minister Rivers visits departments

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The Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Tara Rivers, recently began meeting with the management and staff of the Ministry’s departments to review first year achievements and discuss strategic priorities going forward. “I first met with senior management in all Departments shortly after taking up my role as Minister for Financial Services and Home Affairs last […]

Cayman Islands statement on National CCTV Programme

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Statement on the Management of the National CCTV Programme by the Department of Public Safety Communications The Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) is responsible for the management and maintenance of the cameras in the National CCTV Programme, through which the authorized users of the system have access to public space CCTV video. The National […]