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‘Evil’ Criminals Break Into Marchand Community Centre, Vandalise Property

Persons described as 'evil' criminals broke into the Marchand Community Centre during the early hours of Monday morning. An individual familiar with the case told St Lucia Times that the...

Guyana: Father Tells Court He Could Not Remember Raping Underage Girl

A father of eight told a court in Guyana that he was drunk and could not remember raping an underage female, the Guyana Chronicle has reported. According to the newspaper,...

Jamaica Police Seize Over 700 Guns So Far For The Year

Jamaica police have seized a total 705 guns so far for 2018, according to local news reports. But the Jamaica Observer, quoting police statistics, said that the seizures so far...

Couple Held In Lisbon For Drugs Reportedly Visited Saint Lucia

A couple accused of being couriers for an organised criminal group, visited Saint Lucia last week, according to news reports. The Mail on Sunday identified the two as Roger Clarke,...

LPM Leader Welcomes New Police Anti-Crime Initiative

The leader of the Lucian Peoples Movement (LPM), Therold Prudent, has welcomed a new anti-crime initiative announced recently by the police. The police, admitting against a backdrop of a spike...

Brazil ‘Faith Healer’ Accused Of Sexually Abusing 300 Women

A Brazilian faith healer accused of sexually abusing more than 300 women has handed himself in to police, the BBC, quoting local media reports, has said. According to the BBC,...

Bagatelle Man Held With Handgun

A 26 year old man of Bagatelle was arrested Sunday morning for possession of an illegal handgun, law enforcement officials have confirmed. The handgun is said to have been found...

US Coast Guard Makes Major Drug Bust In Caribbean Sea

The US Coast Guard arrested three suspected drug smugglers and seized some 2, 606 pounds of cocaine in a Caribbean sea operation, it has been reported. The drug bust occurred...

Police Suspect Car Thieves Have Gone ‘High Tech’

Saint Lucia police suspect that some car thieves in this country may have acquired devices that could disable car alarms, a senior law enforcement official has said. Another senior law...

PM: Crime One Of ‘Glaring Challenges’ Facing Saint Lucia

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has described crime as one of the glaring challenges facing this country even as it celebrates its latest achievements. Chastanet spoke against the backdrop of a...