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Protect your children from groomers

    A warning from police – internet groomers could well be preying on your children.  Hiding behind fake profiles on social media sites, predators the world over scour the internet looking for vulnerable youngsters.   They befriend, pretend to care, ask to exchange photographs and in extreme cases, meet up and …

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Car fire causes traffic delays

An electrical fault caused a car fire in George Town Wednesday afternoon that caused serious traffic delays. Around 12.30p.m. firefighters were called to North Church Street with police on hand to divert traffic. The blaze is not though to be suspicious and nobody was injured.  A police spokeswoman said: “This …

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New hotel plans revealed – What you think?

New plans to build a hotel on Pageant Beach have received a frosty reception on social media. Last week, The Cayman Reporter revealed images for the 450-suite hotel on Seven Mile Beach. Plans include a bar and grill, children’s centre, 30,000 square foot conference facilities, four swimming pools including a …

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Petition calls for tougher action 

Pressure is mounting on the Cayman Islands Department of Agriculture to better investigate and prosecute animal cruelty cases.  This, after pictures emerged on social media of a dog taken to the Humane Society with horrific burns on his back.  There is an online petition calling for tougher action against those who neglect and abuse animals.  Although the …

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Man stabbed at McField Square

A man has told police he was stabbed and assaulted by someone he knows at McField Square. Officers received reports of a fight at the Square in George Town in the early hours of Sunday morning. But when they arrived at the scene, there was no one there. A police …

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Cruise ship passenger dies snorkeling

A 70-year-old cruise ship passenger has died after getting into difficulties in the water. The woman, from the United States, was snorkeling at Coral Gardens on Monday. She was pulled from the water near to the Sand Bar and fellow passengers performed CPR and gave her oxygen. A spokeswoman for …

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