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Former TV Weatherman jailed for sex attacks on boys

Sky News:-Former TV weatherman Fred Talbot has been sentenced to four years in jail for a string of sex offences against boys on school trips. The 67-year-old was found guilty...

Lesotho: Estranged wife of incoming PM shot dead

BBC:-The estranged wife of incoming Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has been shot dead two days before his inauguration. Lipolelo Thabane, 58, was travelling home with a friend when both...

Teenager arrested with semi-automatic weapon

A teenager is currently in police custody after a semi-automatic weapon was found on his person, law enforcement sources have reported. According to information obtained by the Times, the eighteen...

Man freed after lookalike becomes suspect

(CNN)What if you landed in prison for 17 years for a crime someone who looked just like you was suspected of committing? That's what happened to Richard Jones in 1999....

What is the Government’s Response to Persistent Sexual Violence Against Women and Children?

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries Saint Lucia, Wednesday, 14 June 2017: Raise Your Voice Saint Lucia Inc. Raise Your Voice Saint Lucia Inc is saddened by the persistent and frequent reports of rape...
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Ex-convict held in rape investigation

An ex-convict is in police custody in connection with a rape investigation at Choiseul, law enforcement sources have told the Times. The suspect is reported to have served time for...

Passenger from Saint Lucia arrested at JFK after cocaine find

A passenger arriving at John F. Kennedy International airport from Saint Lucia was arrested by Customs agents after  cocaine was found in the cushion of her wheelchair. Media reports have...
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Police investigate rape of females aged 7 and 22

Saint Lucia Police are investigating reports of the rape of two females aged 7 and 22 in separate incidents, law enforcement sources have said. The reported rape of the seven...

Crime: PM wants to speed up convictions

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has spoken of the need to speed up convictions for crime, declaring that the justice system and the rule of law are "absolutely critical". He said...

Police foil robbery at First District Court

St Lucia Police successfully foiled a robbery at the First District Court in Castries today, officials say. Law enforcement officers arrested three men inside the administrative section of the court...