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Convicted murderers challenge prison transfer to UK

A Grand Court judge has heard arguments on behalf of convicted murderers Osbourne Douglas and Justin Ramoon, who are challenging their transfer four years...

Two Northward inmates test positive for COVID-19

HMP Northward prison has been closed to the public after two male inmates test positive for COVID-19, according to a statement issued by Her Majesty’s Cayman Islands Prison Service Tuesday morning.

Prison visits suspended

The prison service is implementing a ban on visits in an effort to protect local prisoners from COVID-19.

Northward prisoner dies in custody

On Friday 20 Dec, a statement released on behalf of the HM Prison services says, Duryney Ebanks was found lying unresponsive on his bed by two prison officers on Wednesday 18 Dec. The statement says prior to the arrival EMTs life saving measures were administered by officers. Ebanks was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead upon arrival.

Budget breakdown: $20M prison upgrade among key spending plans

Government has announced plans to spend nearly $1.5 billion dollars over the next two years to support its plans and programmes. In a special feature, we analyse where that money comes from and where it goes.

Firefighters train for search and rescue with British Royal Navy

Firefighters received training from the British Royal Navy this weekend in operating and handling a new boat and WaveRunners in search and rescue operations around Grand Cayman.

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