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RCIPS update on Operation Quaker.

| 30th June 2021 | 0 Comments
RCIPS update on Operation Quaker.

(RCN) Operation Quaker continues to target drunk driving and speeding island-wide.  This weekend the focus was on Sunday brunch events and saw 54 speeding tickets issued and officers arresting 9 persons for driving under the influence. A further 27 traffic offenses were also prosecuted, the majority of which were for using a vehicle with expired […]

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Police investigate Armed Robbery in George Town.

| 25th June 2021 | 0 Comments
Police investigate Armed Robbery in George Town.

(RCN) On 23 June, officers responded to a report of a robbery at a barbershop on Eastern Avenue, near the School Road intersection, which took place shortly before 8:30 PM. It was reported that three masked males entered the premises, one brandishing a knife and another brandishing a firearm. One of the men took a bag […]

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West Bay Man Charged with Murder.

| 18th June 2021 | 0 Comments
West Bay Man Charged with Murder.

(RCN) Just after 5 AM yesterday, 17 June, police carried out a search at a residence in the West Bay District. During the search officers  found a quantity of ganja and ganja plants. No arrests were made in relation to the drugs, however inquiries are ongoing. A  46-year-old-man of West Bay  was however re-arrested on […]

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Police Investigate Firearms Incident on Seymour Drive

| 7th June 2021 | 0 Comments
Police Investigate Firearms Incident on Seymour Drive

Shortly after 1:30AM today, 7 June, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a report of a firearms incident outside a bar on Seymour Drive, George Town. It was reported that two males were at the location, with several other persons nearby, when they were approached by another male carrying a firearm who fired several […]

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Man stabbed with Machete in George Town.

| 4th June 2021 | 0 Comments
Man stabbed with Machete in George Town.

(RCN) Shortly before 7:40 PM on the 2nd of June, officers responded to a report of an altercation at a service station on Eastern Avenue. It was reported that a man was at the location when he was approached by another man known to him, who brandished a machete. A struggle ensued and the first […]

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RCIPS Update on Operation Quaker:

| 1st June 2021 | 0 Comments
RCIPS Update on Operation Quaker:

(RCN) On Friday 28 May, the RCIPS launched Operation Quaker in response to a trend of road fatalities and other serious collisions which have occurred in recent times. Since the launch of the operation, where officers across the Cayman Islands focused their attention heavily on traffic offenses being committed (see press release here), nine persons were […]

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RCIPS Traffic and Roads Policing Unit Officers Spend Time in Cayman Brac

| 28th May 2021 | 0 Comments
RCIPS Traffic and Roads Policing Unit Officers Spend Time in Cayman Brac

Officers from the Traffic and Roads Policing Unit spent nine days assisting Cayman Brac Police Officers and the Cayman Brac community with road safety and overall community safety. Between Sunday, 9 May, and Tuesday, 18 May, the officers carried out various traffic-related operations and connected with members of the community with the aim of making […]

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Crime drops 12% in 2020, “Cayman is one of the safest places to live.”

| 12th May 2021 | 1 Comment
Crime drops 12% in 2020, “Cayman is one of the safest places to live.”

(RCN) The RCIPS held a Media briefing on Wednesday 12th of May, to discuss the 2020 Crime statistics. Crime was down by 12% (statistics excluding Covid-19 charges). This figure is likely lower due to the three months of nightly curfews and lockdowns on sundays. Violent crimes decreased by 12%, Sexual crimes by 20% and Domestic […]

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Masked gunman robs George Town Store

| 22nd April 2021 | 0 Comments
Masked gunman robs George Town Store

Police are on the hunt for a man who held up a local convenience store early Thursday morning. He is described as about 6′ tall, with a slim build. At the time of the crime he was wearing a mask over his face, a long sleeved shirt, black pants, black shoes and gloves. Police were […]

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Officer Assaulted During Call for Service:

| 31st March 2021 | 1 Comment
Officer Assaulted During Call for Service:

Officers responded to a call for service on Eastern Avenue near Godfrey Nixon Way. Upon the officers’ arrival, they saw and spoke with a woman who appeared to be in distress. The officers took her into the police vehicle to be transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital.  While on route to the hospital the woman […]

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