Busy pre-holiday weekend for police

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service made a number of arrests over the weekend for offences including; drugs crime, theft, assault and driving under the influence of alcohol.

There was one drugs related arrest in Cayman Brac as well.

Overnight Saturday into Sunday, officers in Cayman Brac arrested a 34-year-old man on suspicion of possession of ganja. He has since been released on bail pending further investigations.

In the Eastern Districts, a 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a number of offences including possession of ganja, consumption of a controlled drug, failing to comply with a traffic sign, failing to comply with directions given by a constable, dangerous driving and resisting arrest.

Other island-wide arrests of note include: five arrests for assault, five arrests for possession of ganja, two arrests for theft, one arrest for consuming a controlled drug, and six arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol.