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West Bay Road was the most dangerous street for pedestrians and cyclists in the Cayman Islands over a 12‑month period, according to data provided by the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.
Cayman’s new vocational school could begin offering courses as early as next month, according to its creator Michael Myles.
Two police officers were assaulted Monday while responding to an altercation between an man and a woman on Eastern Avenue.
The National Roads Authority is warning motorists that the signal control box at the intersection of Eastern Avenue and Godfrey Nixon Way has been damaged and is not working.
Eral Keith Whitely, 72, a George Town resident who has been reported as missing since Christmas, has still not been found by authorities.
Shortly before 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, police officers responded to a report of a two-vehicle collision which had occurred on Eastern Avenue in the vicinity of Saturn Close.
Part of Shedden Road was closed Wednesday during the peak morning commute time, following a collision involving a pedestrian. That person is in critical condition and updates from police were expected to follow.
A 35-year-old man from West Bay was arrested following an altercation at Banana’s Restaurant and Bar on Eastern Avenue early Thursday morning in which another man’s nose was broken.
Burglars broke into two adjacent businesses on Eastern Avenue early on Tuesday morning, and attempted to break into two others, according to police.
A charge of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm was sent to Grand Court on Tuesday after defendant Gregorio Camacho Hernandez appeared before Magistrate Valdis Foldats.
Police arrested a 49-year-old man following an altercation outside a George Town bar in the early hours of Sunday morning during which another man suffered a facial wound.
The local entertainment community is mourning the loss of one of their own. Charles “Greggie” Gregory, who was a musician, singer, sound engineer and owner of Hopscotch Studios, passed away on Sunday.
The public will have a chance to ask pharmacists directly about medications they are currently taking or those they may be curious about at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Victory Tabernacle Church on Eastern Avenue.
Police arrested a woman for illegal gambling following a raid on an Eastern Avenue restaurant in George Town on Tuesday.
A car mounted a sidewalk and struck a pedestrian after colliding with another vehicle on Eastern Avenue in George Town Monday morning.
Failing technology led to a verdict of not guilty in Grand Court on Monday when a video link between Cayman and Canada could not be re-established.
Two robbers who apparently posed as construction workers held up a cash courier on Eastern Avenue, George Town early Friday afternoon, the Royal Cayman Islands Police reported.
A review of data provided by the Cayman Islands Royal Police Service shows that in the past three years, reported accidents in the islands have more than doubled.
A 27-year-old man who was arrested Monday on suspicion of the murder of Omar Bailey has been released on police bail.
A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Omar Bailey in George Town Saturday night.
A 28-year-old father-of-two was shot dead outside a barber shop on Eastern Avenue, Saturday night.
A man was shot dead on Eastern Avenue in George Town just after 9:20 p.m. Saturday.
A Cayman Islands musician known as “The Calypso Cowboy” was shot outside his George Town home Monday night.
A man sustained a gunshot wound during a shooting on Eastern Avenue, the Royal Cayman Islands Police reported. The incident near Avon Way took place around 6:30 p.m. Monday. The victim was taken to the hospital.
Two robberies targeting female pedestrians occurred over the past weekend involving suspects who were armed with knives, the Royal Cayman Islands Police reported.
The Caribbean Utilities Company experienced a brief power outage caused by iguanas on a power line on Tuesday. All four iguanas were killed from exposure to the power lines.
Royal Cayman Islands Police have arrested three men and a juvenile male in connection with a wounding and theft that happened in the predawn hours of Saturday in central George Town.
Leather goods made by inmates at Northward Prison and other local handmade products are going on sale at a new George Town store.
A police officer who was found guilty earlier this year of assaulting a suspect in custody is now being sued over the incident. Glen Andrew Bush is seeking damages for assault and false imprisonment against senior constable Michael “Bobby” Peart.
Don’t let the nondescript appearance fool you: The gray, three-story Flow building on the corner of Eastern Avenue and Shedden Road is a crucial cog in Cayman’s economic engine.
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service responded to a disturbance involving a man with a machete at Bananas Bar on Eastern Avenue in George Town in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Police arrested a driver on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and resisting arrest following a two-car crash at the traffic light at Eastern Avenue early Sunday morning. The collision was between a Kia Sportage SUV and an Audi A4 car.
Royal Cayman Islands Police are searching for three older model vehicles that were stolen late last week from various locations around George Town.
Two charges relating to the attempted robbery of an armored truck in February were admitted to in Grand Court on Friday.
Work came to a standstill at Artista Salon on Eastern Avenue Monday after a runaway truck crashed through the glass doors and ended up in the shop with customers and workers.
A security guard was shot twice during a Saturday night armored truck robbery outside the Foster’s Food Fair-IGA Airport grocery store in George Town.
A George Town man who allegedly opened fire on an armored vehicle driver during a robbery attempt is scheduled to appear in court today.
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service said Monday that a gunman opened fire on an armored vehicle driver during a robbery attempt. The guard was struck when shots were fired around 6:30 p.m. along Eastern Avenue, where the vehicle was picking up cash from a nearby money transfer business.
At least two gunshots were fired during an attempted robbery of an armored vehicle in George Town Monday night, according to witnesses who spoke with the Cayman Compass.
A 58-year-old man was arrested Saturday in connection with a machete attack that morning in central George Town.
This weekend, telecoms company Flow plans to install new hardware for a major upgrade to the undersea fiber connection to Jamaica, one of the two “pipes” that allow Internet users in Cayman to connect with the rest of the world. The cable, connecting Grand Cayman to Cayman Brac and Jamaica, will get an added 100Gbps capacity.
Firearms charges against Randy James Parchment were committed to Grand Court on Monday after the defendant elected to have his matter heard in the higher court.
Allen Hank Bodden stands on the threshold of his home – a ramshackle patchwork of timber and tin, mounted on cinder blocks. He built it himself from pieces of plywood he collected on beaches across Grand Cayman after Hurricane Ivan.
Randy James Parchment, 35, appeared in Summary Court on Monday, facing three charges relating to possession of unlicensed firearms – a loaded .38 revolver and an additional 44 rounds of ammunition.
Police used a Taser to subdue a George Town man who was carrying a loaded firearm outside a local bar early Friday, according to a police report.