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Man robs George Town jewellery store with knife

Police are searching for man who robbed a George Town jewellery store on Saturday, 3 April.

Woman robbed at gunpoint in West Bay

Two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed a woman at a parking lot of an apartment complex in West Bay on Tuesday night.
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Armed robbery on Eastern Avenue

Police are searching for a lone suspect after an armed robbery Tuesday morning on Eastern Avenue.
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Shot fired during attempted robbery in East End

A masked robber fired a shot from a handgun into the ceiling of a gas station store in East End during an attempted robbery on Tuesday night, police said.

Police respond to armed robbery at bus stop

Police have issued an appeal for victims to come forward following a report of a suspected armed robbery at a George Town bus stop on Wednesday night.

Police hunt armed robbery suspects

Police are searching for two men suspected of robbing a George Town business at gunpoint on Thursday night.

Teen sentenced for aggravated burglary

A teenager who broke into his uncle’s house and attempted to rob him at gunpoint was sentenced to more than two years in prison last week.

Man gets seven-year sentence in Captain’s Bakery incident

Calling Tyrec Christopher Johnson a danger to the community, Justice Roger Chapple on Thursday sentenced the young man to seven years in prison for an attempted armed robbery and a stabbing in a separate instance.

NEW: Woman robbed at gunpoint in Bodden Town

A woman was robbed as she returned to her home in Bodden Town from work on Sunday night.

Robbers target George Town barbecue spot

Armed robbers held up Chef John’s barbecue spot in George Town, Friday evening.

Armed robbery at KFC

A masked gunman held up the KFC restaurant on Shedden Road in downtown George Town Friday night.

Armed robbery at West Bay home

A man was robbed at gunpoint by two men at his home in West Bay on Wednesday, according to police.

Liquor store robbed Saturday night

An armed robber held up a West Bay Road liquor store Saturday night.

Shot fired in Cayman National robbery

Two armed and masked men robbed a security guard transporting cash outside Cayman National Bank in the early hours of Saturday morning. Police said a single shot was fired in the holdup.

EDITORIAL – Governor Choudhury steps up in Cayman’s battle against crime

The governor has a fresh perspective and appears to have a sturdy spine and willingness to take on difficult problems, all of which will serve him well in leading – and winning – the uphill battle against crime.

Gunmen fire on police officers after two armed robberies

A pair of suspected armed robbers exchanged gunfire with police officers pursuing them through the back streets of Prospect Saturday night.

Visitor robbed near Public Beach

A man visiting Grand Cayman was robbed by “two masked young men” near Public Beach on Wednesday night.

Wharf restaurant robbed overnight

One of Grand Cayman’s longest serving restaurants was robbed early Wednesday, police said.

NEW: Five robbed outside Salty’s in armed holdup

Three men, two armed with handguns, robbed five people sitting outside Salty’s bar in Grand Harbour shortly after 1 a.m. Thursday.

Police: Woman screams for help during robbery, no one responds

A woman who had her backpack cut off during an armed robbery Thursday night in Bodden Town screamed repeatedly for help, but no one in the area came to her assistance, Royal Cayman Islands Police said.

UPDATE: Police make arrests in connection with home invasion

Police have now made three arrests after armed men burst into a home in Patrick's Island early Saturday morning, tied up the residents with duct tape and stole cash and valuables.

Arrest made in gas station robbery

A 32-year-old George Town man was arrested late Thursday in connection with a robbery at an Industrial Park gas station.

2 gas stations, 1 store robbed at gunpoint in 5-hour span

Police are investigating three armed robberies in the space of five hours on Tuesday morning. Two 24-hour gas stations were held up at gunpoint.

Armed robbery of Walkers Road gas station

Early Friday morning, two masked men armed with a handgun robbed the Rubis gas station on Walkers Road.

Armed robber holds up an East End gas station

An armed robber held up an East End gas station at gun point Thursday night. The man burst into the Rubis gas station on Sea View Road with his face covered, just before 10 p.m.

Chamber of Commerce offers $25K reward in armored car case

Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce members are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of armed robbers who held up an armored car at Foster’s Food Fair on April 8.

Armed robbery suspect bailed

A suspect arrested in connection with the armed robbery of an armored truck outside Foster’s Food Fair airport location on April 8 has been bailed, police said.

George Town man arrested in connection to armed robbery

Police arrested a 29-year-old George Town man today in connection with the armed robbery of an armored van in the Foster’s Food Fair grocery store parking lot on April 8.

George Town man arrested in connection to armed robbery

Police arrested a 29-year-old George Town man today in connection with the armed robbery of an armored van in the Foster’s Food Fair grocery store parking lot on April 8.

EDITORIAL – ‘Saturday Night Special’: Foster’s shooting is a wakeup call on crime

The robbery of an armored truck and shooting of a security guard outside Foster’s Food Fair has the potential to be one of those galvanizing events that brings a community together to confront a common adversary.

Security guard shot during attempted armed robbery near Foster’s Airport

Two security guards were taken to the George Town hospital following an attempted armed robbery Saturday evening outside Foster’s Food Fair at the Airport Centre.

Red Bay jerk stand robbed

Police are searching for two armed robbers who officers said held up a jerk stand in George Town late Saturday. No one was injured.

Armed robbers hit Savannah store

Two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed a store in Savannah Friday night, police reported.
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West Bay store robbed at gunpoint

An armed robber held up Eddie’s Mini Mart, also known as Malcolm’s, in Birch Tree Hill Road in West Bay on Thursday night, police said.

EDITORIAL – Cayman standoff: Cops vs. criminals

Sunday morning's showdown near McField Square can be seen as emblematic of the overall situation of crime in the Cayman Islands, with violent criminals on one side, law enforcement authorities on the other, and society vulnerable to the crossfire.

Tortuga liquor president: ‘Worst robbery we’ve had’

A Tortuga liquor store employee was forced to open a drop safe with a pistol pointed at her head late Saturday during a post-closing time robbery that store president Robert Hamaty called the “worst robbery we’ve had” at the Cayman Islands specialty foods and liquor shop.

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