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RCIPS recruits sworn in

RCIPS recruits sworn in

| 11/02/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The first RCIPS recruit class of 2018 was sworn in at a ceremony held Thursday, 1 February. The 11 new local constable recruits will now begin an intensive 17-week training course, after which they will receive on-the-job training during a two-year probationary period. At the end o [...]

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Cops return from BVI post-hurricane deployment

Cops return from BVI post-hurricane deployment

| 23/01/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS): The last group of RCIPS officers who were sent to the British Virgin Islands to support law enforcement officials there in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria last September came home this week. The return of the seven officers, who remained in BVI over the holiday period, marks the end of [...]

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Law enforcement agencies seek recruits

Law enforcement agencies seek recruits

| 16/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Law Enforcement and Public Safety Recruitment Fair 2017 welcomed job seekers on Thursday, 9 November 2017 at the George Town Town Hall. The drive was co-hosted by Her Majesty’s Cayman Islands Prison Service, Cayman Islands Fire Service, Department of Immigration, Department o [...]

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Special Constables attend law enforcement conference

Special Constables attend law enforcement conference

| 10/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Three RCIPS Special Constables recently attended the VLEOA 2017 International Reserve Training Conference in Dallas, Texas. Hosted by the Volunteer Law Enforcement Officers Alliance, the conference, held 1-4 November, brought together volunteer law enforcement officers from Singapo [...]

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RCIPS sends third group of officers to BVI 

RCIPS sends third group of officers to BVI 

| 30/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A third contingent of Royal Cayman Islands Police Service officers travelled to the British Virgin Islands on Thursday, 26 October, following the return of 16 officers earlier that day who had completed a three-week deployment to offer support in the wake of the destruction caused [...]

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Former Cayman police commissioner dies at 90

Former Cayman police commissioner dies at 90

| 18/10/2017 | 2 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Andrew Greiff, who served as the Cayman Islands Commissioner of Police from 1973 until his retirement in 1990, died last week at the age of 90. He met Thomas Russell in the Solomon Islands while travelling around the Pacific between 1967 and 1973. At the time he was acting as Polic [...]

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Police officer recognised for contributions to RCIPS

Police officer recognised for contributions to RCIPS

| 20/06/2017 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Roje Williams, a police officer who has been on the job for more than 10 years, has received the Chief Officer’s Choice Award for his service from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The training sergeant knew from when he was young that he wanted to join the Royal Cayman Islands [...]

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Registration deadline nears for police football tourney

Registration deadline nears for police football tourney

| 12/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The annual RCIPS six-a-side football competition has been ongoing in recent weeks, with teams from different units within the organisation, plus a few external squads, playing matches at the CIFA Field in Prospect on weekday evenings. There is still time for teams to register fo [...]

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Police footballers looking for opponents in tourney

Police footballers looking for opponents in tourney

| 12/05/2017 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) is hosting its annual departmental six-a-side Championship League Competition, set for next month. Themed “RCIPS Football Club in the Community for the Community”, the main goal of the competition is to continue to build camarad [...]

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Commitment to job drives top employee

Commitment to job drives top employee

| 06/03/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Darren Ebanks, fleet and stores manager with the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS), has been named the latest Chief Officer’s Choice by the Ministry of Home Affairs. Acting Chief Officer Kathryn Dinspel-Powell, amongst other ministry and RCIPS officials, presented the a [...]

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Police roll out youth initiative

Police roll out youth initiative

| 02/03/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Neighbourhood police officers visited the Black Pearl Skate Park on Saturday, 25 February, to spend time with children participating in a new youth outreach initiative aimed at developing a more positive relationship between youth people and police. The skate park arranged transpo [...]

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Police commissioner visits Little Cayman

Police commissioner visits Little Cayman

| 15/12/2016 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Police Commissioner Derek Byrne recently made his first trip to Little Cayman, meeting with police officers, the district administration, and the greater community.  This visit, on Thursday, 8 December, followed a November trip to Cayman Brac as part of his general orientation to [...]

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First responders tested in Brac exercise

First responders tested in Brac exercise

| 08/12/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Emergency responders took part in a full-scale exercise staged at the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport last month. The exercise, called “Operation Wet Deal” and held 30 November, involved the mock crash of a commercial plane following a bird strike. The scenario was th [...]

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Brac trains for mass casualty emergency

Brac trains for mass casualty emergency

| 17/11/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Between 7 and 11 November, 20 people in Cayman Brac received training in mass casualty management (MCM), in a course sponsored by the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) and Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI). Course coordinator, HMCI Awareness and Communications Officer S [...]

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Uniformed officers honoured for long service

Uniformed officers honoured for long service

| 07/11/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A number of officers from the Cayman Islands uniformed services received the Overseas Territories Long Service Medal during a ceremony held at the Government House on Thursday, 27 October 2016. Members of the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS), HM Cayman Islands Prison Ser [...]

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