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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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Unlocked Cars Targeted in Recent Increase of Thefts from Vehicles, 22 March

22nd March, 2023

Police are investigating a number of incidents of thefts from vehicles that have occurred in recent weeks. Items commonly stolen in these cases have included construction tools, electronics and money.

Police Issue Reminder on Boating Safety Following Vessel in Distress in Little Cayman, 21 March

21st March, 2023

The RCIPS and Cayman Islands Coast Guard are taking this opportunity to remind boat owners and operators to always be mindful of proper safety when operating a vessel, and to not operate a vessel while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, following an incident of a boat in distress in Little Cayman.

RCIPS Investigate Robbery In George Town, 20 March

20th March, 2023

Around 11.30AM, on Friday 17 March, police received a report of a robbery in the vicinity of the cement factory on Seymour Road, George Town.

UPDATE: Man Arrested in Relation to Eastern Avenue Armed Robbery, 20 March

20th March, 2023

A man, age 29 of George Town, was arrested on Friday, 17 March, on suspicion of robbery, in relation to the incident which had taken place at a business on Eastern Avenue early the same morning. He has been granted police bail pending further investigation. 

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UPDATE: Missing Teens Located, 21 March

21st March, 2023

15-year-old Jahsmine Ebanks and 15 year-old Shania Beckford, who were reported missing on Friday night, 17 March, have been located and returned safely. Both appear to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in locating them.

UPDATE: Third Missing Teen Located, 2 November

2nd November, 2022

Jahsmine Ebanks has been located and returned home safely, and appears to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in this matter.

Wanted Man Charles Walton III Located, 30 July

30th July, 2022

The RCIPS is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 25-year-old Charles Leonard Walton III, who is approximately 6’4”, with dreadlocks, and was last known to be living in Prospect.

Police Seek Public Assistance to Locate Wanted Man, Luisto Eusebio Hernandez, 21 July

21st July, 2022

The RCIPS is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 27-year-old Luisto Eusebio Hernandez, who was last known to be living in East End.

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Traffic Advisory: Partial Road Closure for Telecom Utilities Work, 11 June

11th June, 2022

The RCIPS is advising the public of the following partial road closure taking place to facilitate trenching works associated with telecom utilities which commenced 8:00PM Friday 10 June, and will conclude 8:00PM Sunday 12 June.

Update: Man Involved in Mangrove Avenue Collision now Deceased, 30 March

30th March, 2022

Shortly after 3:00AM this morning, Thursday 24 March, emergency services responded to a single vehicle collision on Mangrove Avenue, Prospect. A single male occupant has sustained serious injuries and has been transported to George Town Hospital where he is undergoing treatment.

Collision Involving a Heavy Equipment Vehicle at Grand Harbour Roundabout, 17 December

17th December, 2021

Police are currently on scene at the Grand Harbour roundabout in George Town where it was reported that a heavy equipment vehicle that was being towed, heading in the direction of Bodden Town, fell off its towing vehicle and overturned off the roadway. No one was injured during the incident.

UPDATE: Police Identify Deceased in South Church Street Fatal Collision, 18 October

18th October, 2021

Police can now confirm the identity of the deceased in the fatal collision which occurred on Saturday evening, 16 October, on South Church Street, George Town. He is 37-year-old Carlos Luyang Patricio of the Philippines, who resided in Cayman.

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