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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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Man Charged with Attempted Robbery, 17 January

17th January, 2022

A man age 24 of Bodden Town has been formally charged with Attempted Robbery and Possession of a Controlled Drug, in relation to an incident on Sunday, 2 January, and a quantity of drugs found in his possession at the time of his arrest.

UPDATE: Man Charged for Indecent Act, 17 January

17th January, 2022

The man, age 53 of West Bay, who was arrested on 14 January in relation to an incident on 9 January, has been formally charged with Publicly Doing an Indecent Act and Criminal Trespass in relation to the same incident.

Road Closures for National Heroes Day Parade Preparations, 15 January

14th January, 2022

In preparation for the National Heroes Day Celebrations which are taking place on Monday, 24 January, the following road closures will be in place on Saturday, 15 January, from 7:00AM to 9:00AM.

Man Charged with Burglary, 13 January

13th January, 2022

A man, age 33 of George Town, has been arrested and formally charged with two counts of Burglary, in relation to two incidents on 1 and 7 January, 2022, involving a restaurant on Shedden Road and a bar on Dorcy Drive respectively.

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UPDATE: Missing Women and Infant Located, 31 December

31st December, 2021

Karen Vanessa Osegura and her daughter, who were reported missing yesterday, Thursday, 30 December, have been located and both appear to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in this matter.

Police Seek Public Assistance to Locate Wanted Man Charles Walton III, 9 December

9th December, 2021

The RCIPS is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 24-year-old Charles Leonard Walton III, who was last known to be living in Prospect. He is known to be aggressive and is believed to be armed and dangerous. Immediately call 9-1-1 upon sighting him.

UPDATE: Wanted Man Michael Lopez Watler Arrested, 2 November

2nd November, 2021

The public may now disregard the wanted notice for Michael Lopez Watler. The wanted man turned himself into the Cayman Islands Detention Centre today, 2 November, where he was subsequently arrested by the police.

UPDATE: Absconded Teen Located, 26 October

26th October, 2021

Isabella May Grant, age 16 of Bodden Town, who absconded from home on Monday, 18 October, has been located and appears to be in good health.

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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.

RCIPS Reminds Motorists to Avoid Mobile Phone Usage and Illegal Tint, 8 October

8th October, 2021

Since 11 August, officers have been targeting motorists using mobile phones while driving, and in the month of September issued over 150 tickets for this offense. Officers will also be targeting illegal tint during October and anyone found to be in contravention of the law will be ticketed.

Police Respond to 25 Traffic Collisions Over the Weekend, 27 September

27th September, 2021

Over this past weekend, from 24 September through 26 September, officers responded to 25 motor vehicle collisions on Cayman’s roads. As such, the RCIPS is taking this opportunity to remind the public about the importance of always practicing safe driving behaviours.

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MESSAGES FROM THE SENIOR COMMAND TEAM

Commissioner of Police Derek Byrne and Senior Officers deliver regular messages to the community

BEATS & COMMUNITY OFFICERS

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CRIME PREVENTION & SAFETY

CRIME PREVENTION & SAFETY

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LOCAL RECRUITMENT CAMPAIGN

The RCIPS accepts applications year-round from those in the local community interested in becoming a police constable

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