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Police probe shooting

Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred yesterday on Jn. Baptiste street. According to reports, a thirty-eight year old man, identified as Leedarshan Montoute, sustained a gunshot wound to...

Bandits attack women near walkway overpass

Two women were robbed at knife point tonight within minutes of each other, while a third managed to fend off two young bandits with her umbrella, the Times has...

Hospital delays affecting rape investigations

Hospital delays in processing victims of rape and other sexual offences are having an impact on police investigations and the victims themselves, Saint Lucia police have disclosed. The disclosure was...

India’s safety tip for visitors – Don’t wear skirts

(CNN)India's tourism minister is furiously backpedaling after suggesting that women who visit India shouldn't wear skirts for their own safety. Mahesh Sharma made the comments over the weekend while promoting...

Drugs in local breadfruit shipment will create problems for agriculture?

Agriculturalist, Cuthbert Phillips, has expressed concern about the recent discovery of cocaine concealed in breadfruit shipped from Saint Lucia. Some 6.8kg of the drug was hidden in nine hollowed out...

Minister condemns shipment of drugs in agriculture produce

Agriculture Minister, Ezechiel Joseph, has spoken out against the recent discovery of cocaine in a shipment of local agriculture produce. Joseph told the Times that the Ministry of Agriculture does...

Cocaine discovered in produce shipped from Saint Lucia to the UK

PRESS RELEASE:-On Monday 22nd August 2016 a freight consignment consisting of 93 boxes of breadfruit and plantain arrived at Gatwick from St Lucia on board flight VS098. A search of...

Crisis Centre official laments breakdown in morals

Asserting that there has been an increase in reports of incest to the Saint Lucia Crisis Centre, Vice President of the institution, Stephen Lambert, has bemoaned a breakdown in...

Police to launch new School Crime Watch initiative

Police plan to launch a School Crime Watch programme in Education District Five in the coming weeks, as part of the mission, vision and objectives of the Royal Saint...

Know your laws

PRESS RELEASE:-ANONYMITY OF COMPLAINANT AND ACCUSED (CRIMINAL CODE OF SAINT LUCIA 2008) (1) After a person is charged with an offence under this Sub-Part (sexual offences), any matter that is...