December 14, 2019

Cayman Islands: 3 vehicle collision involving an ambulance

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Just before 7AM last Friday morning 4 January, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Center to a report of a motor vehicle collision involving three (3) vehicles, one of which was an ambulance that was in the process of responding to an emergency call with its blue lights and siren […]

Cayman Islands: Motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian, 9 April

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From RCIPS Motor Vehicle Collision Involving a Pedestrian, 9 April Just after 11:30AM yesterday, Monday 9 April, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Centre to a motor vehicle collision involving two (2) vehicles and a pedestrian. The incident took place along Eastern Avenue near the School Road junction. A black […]

Cayman Islands police respond to another planned motorbike ride

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From RCIPS Police Respond to Planned Motorbike Ride Out This Sunday 3 December The RCIPS has received information that another “Ride Out” involving the use of unlicensed and uninsured bikes on public roadways is likely being planned for this coming Sunday, 3 December. “We have gotten reports that such an event may be happening again […]

Cayman Islands: Update: Poindexter Road Closures

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From RCIPS The RCIPS would like to inform the public that the entrance of  Poindexter Road from Shamrock Road will now be open to the public. However, the entrance to Prospect on Poindexter Road at the Prospect Primary School round-about will remain closed on weekdays from 7AM to 9AM. The officer present at the location […]

Cayman Islands police continue to warn public of dangers of drunk driving ahead of Pirate’s Week

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From RCIPS Since last Friday there have been 6 arrests for DUI; in two of these cases, the blood alcohol content of the driver was over twice the legal limit. In one case the level was 0.254%. Inspector Yearwood of the Traffic Management Unit says, “Having members of the public choose to operate vehicles at […]

Cayman Islands police traffic operations result in tickets for speeding, tint, and registration

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From RCIPS Over the course of last week the RCIPS Traffic Department conducted traffic operations across the island. Between Monday 23 October and Friday 27 October police set up over 10 roadblocks and speed traps and issued a number (78) of tickets. The vast majority (40) of tickets were given for speeding, while there were […]

The Editor Speaks: Vehicle collisions

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I am not surprised there were 22 motor vehicle collisions reported to the police over this past weekend, 29 September to 1 October. This continued the trend here in the Cayman Islands and particularly on Grand Cayman of numerous road collisions for the second week in a row. One would have thought the horrifying accident […]

Cayman Islands motor vehicle collisions this weekend [Sep 8-10] underscore need for more vigilance on the road

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From RCIPS Three motor vehicle collisions with injuries reported over the weekend indicate the need for more safety awareness and vigilance by drivers. Just before 4AM on Friday, 8 September, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched police and emergency personnel to Esterly Tibbetts Highway in the vicinity of Lime Tree Bay Avenue, where a burgundy Honda […]

Cayman Islands police warn of uptick in injury accidents this past weekend, 28-30 July

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From RCIPS Last weekend saw a total of 26 motor vehicle accidents reported to police, six of which are highlighted below.  The suspected causes of these accidents are speed, alcohol, inattentiveness and impatience behind the wheel, and police are asking that anyone with any information about any of these incidents to please call the Traffic […]

Cayman Islands: MVA Breakers, Bodden Town – UPDATE

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UPDATE: Note the kawasaki 450 cc has been confirmed as the same motor bike that was involved in the accident on Friday evening in the vicinity of the Lighthouse Restaurant. From RCIPS Sat 22 July 8:40 PM On Friday 21st July 2017 at about 8pm in the vicinity of the Lighthouse Restaurant, Bodden Town Road, […]