April 3, 2020

Cayman: DEH Statements on landfill fire/Esterley Tibbetts Highway Road Closure -[Update: Northbound lanes (& now Southbound lanes) temp re-opened]/Relaxed attendance policy for civil servants – Keep returning for updates!!!

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From GIS 7:40PM Landfill Fire Update at 7pm on Monday, 9 March CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – Landfill Fire Update at 7pm on Monday, 9 March 2020. The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) and Department of Environmental Health (DEH) and Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) remain on site at the George Town Landfill. The RCIPS confirmed this […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Youth Parliament 2020 WHO:                                            Youth Parliamentary Organising Committee Chairperson, Ms Barbara Conolly WHAT:                                         Opening ceremony and proceedings of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association 13th Youth Parliament WHEN:                                         Commonwealth Day, Monday, 9 March 2020, 10.30 am WHERE:                                       Legislative Assembly PARTICIPANTS:                         Governor, Premier, Youth Parliament participants, parents, teachers, students, MLAs, government officials BACKGROUND:                         The participants take part in the annual event held as […]

The Editor speaks: The assault on the West Bay Road by ??/?? – UPDATED

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“Police continue to investigate the assault that took place on Friday 21 February at the Coral Beach. The parties involved were all said to be present between 8:30PM on Friday 21 February and 12:30AM on Saturday, 22 February. “Police are appealing to everyone who was present at this location during this time frame provided, to […]

Cayman: Assault on West Bay Road – UPDATE/One man injured by gunshot wounds in George Town – UPDATE

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Assault on West Bay Road UPDATE Feb 24 2020 – Police continue to investigate the assault the took place on Friday 21 February at the Coral Beach. The parties involved were all said to be present between 8:30PM on Friday 21 February and 12:30AM on Saturday, 22 February. Police are appealing to everyone who was […]

Cayman: UPDATE – Arrest in relation to West Bay Road robbery

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From RCIPS 21 Feb 2020 On Wednesday, 19 February, officers arrested a 17-year-old male of North Side on suspicion of robbery and taking conveyance without authority, in relation to the robbery which took place on Saturday morning, 8 February (see below). He has been granted bail as investigations continue. 8 Feb 2020 Robbery on West […]

Cayman: Stabbing incident on West Bay Road

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From RCIPS Shortly after 9:00PM yesterday, 10 December, officers responded to a report of a man suffering from stab wounds at an address off Peninsula Avenue in West Bay. It was reported that the man had been stabbed during an altercation in the vicinity of a nearby bar on West Bay Road, and had left […]

Cayman Traffic advisories

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Traffic Advisory for Walk for the Cure, 6 October From RCIPS CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank will be hosting their annual Walk for the Cure 5K on Sunday, 6 October. The event will begin at the Seven Mile Public Beach at 6:30AM and participants will travel south along West Bay Road, to the Fidelity Financial Centre, […]

Cayman: Water-related death off West Bay Road, UPDATED

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From RCIPS UPDATE: 27 Sep 2019 The 78-year-old-woman who passed away on 24 September following a water-related incident (see incident below), can now be identified as Zofia Prathers of California USA. The RCIPS would like to extend condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Shortly before 10:20 this morning, 24 September, police and […]

Cayman Motorcycle collision on West Bay Road

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From RCIPS Sep 11 2019 Shortly after 10:00PM on Sunday, 8 September, officers responded to a report of a single-vehicle collision on West Bay Road east of Willie Farrington Drive, West Bay. A male motorcycle rider had been travelling along West Bay Road when he lost control of the motorcycle and left the roadway, sustaining […]

Cayman: Traffic Advisories

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From RCIPS Traffic Advisory for Guardians Alive 10K, 1 September Guardians Alive will be hosting a 10K Run on Sunday, 1 September, at 6:00AM, beginning and ending at the Seven Mile Public Beach. Participants will travel east on West Bay Road to the Esterley Tibbetts Highway, and continue south along Esterley Tibbetts to the Island Heritage roundabout, […]