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Castries Vendor Says Tourist Stole From Her

Castries vendor Bertha Nicholas has told a local television station that a tourist stole from her booth at the Vendors Arcade. MBC Prime reported Wednesday night that Nicholas was returning...

Police Say Crime Spike ‘Worrying’

Assistant Police Commisioner Wayne Charlery has described a recent upsurge in crime as worrying, but says police are doing their utmost to deal with the situation. "We are putting in...

Police Praise Public Support For Capture Of ‘Dangerous’ Criminal

Saint Lucia police have praised the support of members of the public, asserting that it was that support which led to the capture here recently of a 'dangerous' Martinique...

Saint Lucia Businessman Says Criminals Desperate And Brazen

Saint Lucia businessman, Everistus Jn Marie, citing a spate of robberies at petrol stations and other business places, has asserted that criminals are desperate and brazen. Jn Marie is the...

Nigerian Scammer ‘Pulls Off $1m Heist’ From Prison

BBC News:- A convicted internet fraudster has been placed under investigation in Nigeria for allegedly masterminding a "mega scam" from a maximum-security prison worth at least $1m (£773,000). Anti-corruption officials said...

Wanted Martinique Fugitive, Cuba-Born Female Appear In Court

Martinique murder suspect Ménélick Surena and a Cuba-born female identified as Demaris Iznaga Pero appeared in court here Tuesday, jointly charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition, law...

180 CCTV Cameras Introduced To Fight Crime, Hundreds More To Come

Saint Lucia has introduced 180 CCTV cameras providing coverage from Gros Islet to Castries,as part of measures to fight crime. The announcement came Monday from Prime Minister Allen Chastanet during...

Four Killed At Family Gathering In California

NBC News:- Ten men were shot, four of them fatally, during what police say was "very likely" a targeted shooting at a backyard football watch party in Fresno, California, on...

Martinique Fugitive Held In Saint Lucia Expected To Be Repatriated

An 'armed and dangerous' Martinique fugitive who was held by police in Saint Lucia on Saturday morning should be repatriated 'in the coming' days, according to news reports from...

Texas Court Halts Execution In High-Profile Case

BBC News:-  A court in Texas has halted the execution of Rodney Reed, convicted for murder, in a case that has attracted huge public attention in the US. Reed has...