CRIME AND COURTS
A George Town man appeared in Summary Court on Tuesday charged with the burglary of three business premises and theft from a fourth.
Three men were charged over the past week with assault in connection with an attack on a 77-year-old man in a bar on Cayman Brac last year.
A candidate in the May general election will find out on Tuesday whether a past criminal conviction will prevent him from running for office. The candidate, who cannot be named for legal reasons, faced a court hearing Thursday to determine whether he will be allowed to stand.
Sentences for five burglaries, one attempted burglary, one theft and other offenses could have added up to almost 18 years when Sean Roy Scott was dealt with in Summary Court earlier this month.
A woman who was stabbed near the George Town post office on the evening of April 12 has been released from the hospital. The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service reported Monday that the woman is in good condition.
A woman with serious injuries to her arm and body entered the George Town Police Station Wednesday night around 8:30 p.m., the police service...
A woman with serious injuries to her arm and body entered the George Town Police Station Wednesday night around 8:30 p.m., the police service reported. Officers on duty administered first aid to the woman until an ambulance transported her to the hospital. The victim is in stable condition.
A 77-year-old man from Mexico died Thursday morning following a snorkeling accident in North Sound. The man experienced difficulties in the water Wednesday and was pulled aboard a vessel around 2:20 p.m., reported the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.
A Cayman Islands police investigation led to two international child pornography websites being shut down and prompted criminal investigations as far away as France and Russia.
A magistrate sentenced Trevorne Daley to two years’ imprisonment this week for possessing child pornography.