September 20, 2020

Cayman Islands Firearms Amnesty receives first firearm

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Already in the early hours of the RCIPS firearms amnesty this morning, Friday, 1 June, the first firearm of the amnesty was handed in along with a significant amount of ammunition. The RCIPS wants to thank members of the public for already making the community safer with this first firearm surrender, and encourages others to […]

Cayman Islands: Officials from the RCIPS, Customs, and CI Hot Rod Association survey land for off-road motorsports facility in East End, 26 April

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On Thursday, 26 April, RCIPS officials joined representatives from HM Customs, the Youth Services Unit, and the Cayman Hot Rod and Motocross Associations, in East End, to survey land that will be the site of a new off-road racing facility. Yesterday’s meeting marks another step forward in finding a community-based solution to the issue of […]

Cayman Islands police officers render lifesaving aid in two incidents

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From RCIPS Officers Render Lifesaving Aid in Two Incidents Thursday, 22 June On Thursday, 22 June, officers, with assistance from members of the public, rendered lifesaving aid in two critical incidents. Just before 1PM, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a restaurant on North Church Street where an elderly woman had reportedly fallen through […]

Cayman Islands Police Officer Patrols yield charges for drug and theft offences after busy weekend of arrests

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From RCIPS On Tuesday, 14 March, a 44-year-old man of George Town was charged with Possession of Ganja with Intent to Supply and Possession and appeared in Court. The charges arose from an arrest by police on patrol Saturday night, 12 March, along Eastern Avenue in the vicinity of Avon Way. At around 9:45PM during […]

Cayman Islands police make two more arrests in connection with 4 February shooting; firearm recovered

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This morning, 10 February, police arrested two people during a police operation at a residence in West Bay in connection with the shooting incident that occurred last Saturday, 4 February, outside the Fete Club on West Bay Road.  A man and a woman, ages 19 and 24, respectively, both of West Bay, have been arrested […]

UPDATED: Motor Vehicle Collision on West Bay Road

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From RCIPS: Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 4:02 PM Further to the holding statement below regarding this incident released this weekend, please find the following information: Late Friday evening, 23 September, officers conducted a traffic operation on Esterley Tibbetts Highway with the objective of enforcing traffic laws and detecting motorists driving under the influence. During the […]

Cayman Islands 2016 Half-Yearly Crime Statistics Show Large Drops in Serious Crimes, but Spike in Lower-Level Offences

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From RCIPS 2016 Half-Yearly Crime Statistics Show Large Drops in Serious Crimes, but Spike in Lower-Level Offences Increases Overall Crime Rate by 10% Today, Thursday, 14 July, the RCIPS held a press conference on the release of the crime statistics for the first six months of 2016. Overall, the statistics reflect a significant drop in […]

Thieves break into Cayman Islands police compound and steal dirt bikes

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Thefts of Dirt Bikes from GTPS Rear Yard Underscores Need for New Police Station From RCIPS Wednesday, 16 March 2016. The RCIPS is calling for renewed attention to the deteriorating conditions in which officers work on a daily basis at the George Town Police Station, which is not fit-for-purpose in terms of either security or […]

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 […]