Antigua is changing the name of its Prison, Police Force and Fire Brigade

The Police Force, the Fire Brigade, and His Majesty’s Prison will have their nomenclature altered to reflect the modernized functions of these three institutions. The new laws will identify these institutions as: The Police Service, The Fire and Rescue Service Department, and the Antigua and Barbuda Correction Facility. A Forensic Services and Sciences Department will […]

Dominica Police discover EC$8M worth of cocaine in bush

LAW enforcement officers in Dominica are probing the discovery of more than EC$8 million worth of cocaine. The discovery was made on Saturday (Nov. 4) by the Drug Squad of the Dominica Police Force in Petite Soufriere. In disclosing the information, Inspector Fixton Henderson said that around 7:18 p.m. officers descended on the area and […]

Government Of St. Kitts And Nevis Vows To Clamp Down On Human Smuggling

The Administration of Prime Minister Hon. Dr. Terrance Drew has solemnly promised to clamp down on the trafficking of persons into St. Kitts and Nevis as this is becoming a national security concern with non-nations alighting from boats arriving at the country’s porous borders. At the recent Prime Minister’s Press Conference with Cabinet Ministers on […]

Restaurants, supermarkets among businesses laundering drug money – Gonsalves

Money from criminal activity, including illegal drugs, is making its way into the formal economy through legitimate business used to launder the proceeds of crime, says Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves. “… we have to follow the money across this Caribbean,” he told the two-day regional symposium on crime in Trinidad on Tuesday. “People complain that […]

Police officer and businessman granted $45k on firearm charge

Police Constable Flecher Jean of Bioche along with a Dublanc businessman, Clits Joseph have been granted bail in the sum of $45,000.00 following their not guilty pleas to possession of a firearm. The accused man appeared before Magistrate Michael Laudat on June 30, 2023, separately charged. It is alleged that on June 11, 2023, at […]

Teenager Charged For Attacking Businessman, Stealing His Firearm

Police arrested and charged an eighteen-year-old resident of Pavee, Castries, after an attack on a businessman whose firearm was stolen. A police release identified the teenage accused as Jaleni Reynold. According to reports, the businessman was on a routine walk in the Morne Fortune area of Castries when the attack occurred.

Court orders businessman who assaulted wife to leave home

A Georgetown businessman who admitted to assaulting his wife occasioning actual bodily harm has been ordered to vacate the home that they share. The man, Michael Warren, 44, however, pleaded not guilty to a charge that on May 13, in circumstances likely to cause a breach of the peace, he made use of threatening language […]

Restaurants, supermarkets among businesses laundering drug money – Gonsalves

Money from criminal activity, including illegal drugs, is making its way into the formal economy through legitimate business used to launder the proceeds of crime, says Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves. “… we have to follow the money across this Caribbean,” he told the two-day regional symposium on crime in Trinidad on Tuesday. “People complain that […]

Driver traumatised after vehicle bursts into flames in Fond St Jacques

A resident of Fond St Jacques, Soufriere, is considering herself lucky, after the vehicle she was driving suddenly burst into flames. The incident occurred in Fond St Jacques on Sunday, June 11, at about 3:05 pm. According to Janne Williams, who was driving with a passenger, “I tried to apply brake but realized that I […]

Prickly Pear Alley resident charged with Murder

POLICE have made inroads into one of the recent homicides in St. Kitts and Nevis when they arrested and charge Prickley Pear Alley resident, Keith Godwin with Murder. He was charged in connection with the June 6 shooting-death of Alden ‘OJ’ Maynard of Shadwell Estate. Maynard’s body was found in his vehicle shortly after sunrise […]

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