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The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) is a single, national police service with a unified command structure.  It is an unarmed service, with an armed response capability, that is mandated by statute to deliver the full range of police services across the Cayman Islands.

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RCIPS Cybercrime Unit Warns of Scam Circulating via WhatsApp, 11 July

11th July, 2024

The RCIPS Cybercrime Unit have been made aware of a WhatsApp scam circulating in the Cayman Islands. The victim will receive a call or a WhatsApp message inviting them to join a WhatsApp group. If they join the group by clicking the link they may have their contacts accessed by the scammers.

Police Investigate Wounding Incident in Bodden Town, 10 July

10th July, 2024

Just after 5PM yesterday, 9 July, police responded to a report of a male who had attended the hospital with what appeared to be multiple stab wounds to the leg and back.

RCIPS Reminds Motorists to Practice Defensive Driving, 10 July

10th July, 2024

The RCIPS is aware of a video circulating on social media which shows a collision on Shamrock Road, involving a red car and a white van. While no one was injured in the collision, this is one of those cases which highlights the importance of defensive driving, as the outcome could have been much different otherwise.

Update: Pedestrian Involved in Motor Vehicle Collision Treated at the Hospital and Released, 7 July

7th July, 2024

The female juvenile who was the pedestrian involved in the collision was treated and released for non-life-threatening injuries. The investigations continue.

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UPDATE: Missing Teens Located, 24 May

24th May, 2024

Missing teens, Joshua Whittaker, Aaliyah Carter and Naima Tatum, and Joshua Whittaker, who were recently reported missing, have all been located and appear to be in good health.

Update: Wanted Man Patrick Campbell Arrested, 12 April

12th April, 2024

Wanted man Patrick Campbell has been arrested and is now in custody.

UPDATE: Wanted Man Cedric Everton Ellis Arrested, 2 April

2nd April, 2024

Cedric Everton Ellis, who was preciously circulated as wanted by police, turned himself in today and was arrested by officers. He remains in custody as investigations continue. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in locating him.

Missing Teen Joshua Whittaker Located, 7 March

7th March, 2024

15-year-old Joshua Whittaker, who was reported missing on 23 February, has been located by police and appears to be in good health.

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Traffic Advisory: Rolling Police Escort to Support Law Enforcement Torch Run, 23 May

23rd May, 2024

From 4:30PM today, Thursday, 23 May, representatives from various Cayman Islands law enforcement agencies will be taking part in the Law Enforcement Torch Run, which marks the opening ceremony of the 2024 Special Olympics.

Update: Police Identify Victims of Fatal Collision, 17 May

17th May, 2024

Police have identified the names of the deceased victims that were involved in the fatal collision that took place on 13 May. Condolences are being offered to the families and friends of the deceased victims.

Traffic Advisory: Rolling Road Closures for Remembrance Day Grand Rehearsal, 3 November

3rd November, 2023

The RCIPS is advising the public of the following rolling road closures which will be taking place between 6am – 8am, Saturday 4 November. 

Update: Police Investigate Fatal Collison Involving a Motorcyclist, 25 April

25th April, 2023

Serious collision on Walkers Road in George Town. Motorists are advised of diversions and delays.

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