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Double homicide in Vieux Fort

(July, 2016): Police are investigating a double homicide in Vieux Fort. According to information obtained by the Times, two men were gunned down at about 3am this morning (July 23,...

Chopping victim recounts night of terror

Chopping victim, Oliver Willie, is crying out for justice after being attacked near the Castries market. Willie, 35, who was released from hospital on Sunday, told the Times he was...

US Embassy statement on criminal deportees

PRESS RELEASE:-The United States government only deports convicted criminals back to their country of origin in consultation with that country’s government. In the case of Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean,...

Caribbean Committee Against Sex Crimes responds to deportee statement

PRESS RELEASE:- Port of Spain, Trinidad, July 19, 2016– RE: Deportees from the USA are a burden on the Caribbean region, valid issues raised by Prime Minister Chastanet This is a...
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‘Helluva’ shot stopped gunman in Baton Rouge, officials say

(CNN) - Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie Jr. said Monday that the attack that killed three law enforcement officers and wounded three others showed why militarized police tactics are...

Gonsalves pleased with Chastanet’s criminal deportees complaint

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has been given the thumbs up for his statement on criminal deportees. Barbados Today quoted Vincentian Prime Minister, Doctor Ralph Gonsalves, as saying he was pleased...

Masked gunmen strike again

Masked gunmen robbed a Vieux Fort bakery, escaping with over one thousand dollars in cash. Well-informed sources told the Times that two bandits were involved. One of the masked men had...

Violence forces early end to J’ Ouvert

Violence forced an early end to J’ Ouvert celebrations this morning, an official of the Saint Lucia Fire Service has said. Divisional Officer, George Victorin, explained that there was a...

Shoplifter who claimed to be Saint Lucian sent to mental hospital

A woman who claimed to be both Saint Lucian and Guyanese and had been issued a Barbados passport under questionable circumstances, has been sent to a Psychiatric hospital. According to...
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Sarah urges national approach to curbing gun violence

Sarah Flood-Beaubrun, the MP for Castries Central, has called for a national approach to curbing gun violence. Flood-Beaubrun made the call in the wake of an upsurge of gun violence...