Law & Order

Mondesir Praises Initiative To Stop Gun Violence In Soufriere

Former National Security Minister Doctor Keith Mondesir has lauded an initiative to to stop gun violence in Soufriere, by getting rival groups to make peace. Mondesir spoke on the heels of a meeting on Friday organised by the office of...

Woman Who Raped 13-Year-Old Student She Later Married, Dies Of Cancer

(CNN)Mary Kay Letourneau, the Seattle teacher who was convicted in 1997 of raping a 13-year-old student she later married, has died of cancer, her former attorney says. She was 58. Letourneau died fairly suddenly in her home late Monday, her...

Cops Nab Flashy Nigerian Instagrammers

BBC News:- The day after his 29th birthday in May, Olalekan Jacob Ponle posted a picture on his Instagram standing next to a bright yellow Lamborghini in Dubai. "Stop letting people make you feel guilty for the wealth you've acquired," he...

Saint Lucia Curfew to be Completely Lifted as of Friday, July 10

The Saint Lucia curfew will be completely lifted as of Friday, July 10, 2020, it has been announced. The announcement came Monday night. That's when Prime Minister  Allen Chastanet, Tourism Minister Dominic Fedee and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Sharon Belmar-George provided...

Soufriere Rival Groups Attend Anti-Violence Meeting

Press Release:- On Friday 3rd of July 2020, the office of the Parliamentary Representative for Soufriere/Fond St.Jacques Hon. Herod Stanislas  organized an Anti-Violence Peace Treaty Meeting between rival groups in the community at the Cool Breeze Conference Room from 4pm. This...

Chastanet Defends State Of Emergency While Declaring Saint Lucia ‘COVID Free’

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet, asserting that people are making 'a big deal' over the  COVID-19 current state of emergency, has been explaining why it is necessary. "Right now in Saint Lucia we can say that we are COVID free," Chastanat...

Cop Advises: ‘Ditch The Headphones’ When Jogging In New Anti-Crime Video

Police Sergeant, Shervon Matthieu, has advised persons who engage in physical exercise such as walking and jogging, to 'ditch' their headphones as a crime safety measure. Matthieu, dubbed a 'Cop Who Cares', offered the advice in his latest crime safety...

Italy Turns Away American Tourists On Private Jet

The Local:-  Border police in Sardinia denied entry to five US citizens who attempted to enter the island aboard a private jet, in line with Italy's ban on almost all tourism from outside Europe. The group of around ten adults...

Cattle In Jamaica To Have Ear Tags, Passports By 2021

Jamaica Observer:- ALL cattle must have ear tags and corresponding passports, effective January 1, 2021. This move by the Government is to tighten enforcement measures under the National Animal Identification and Traceability System (NAITS), according to Minister without Portfolio in the...

One Man Reported Shot, Another Arrested Amidst Castries Brawl

One man was reported shot and another arrested for resisting arrest and assaulting the police, amidst a brawl Wednesday evening in Castries. Video recordings of the incident were posted on social media. According to the police, they received multiple reports alleging...

Ed Henry Fired From Fox News Over Sex Allegation

CNN:- Fox News said Wednesday that Ed Henry, one of its top news anchors, had been fired after the network received a complaint last week of sexual harassment from years ago. "On Thursday, June 25, we received a complaint about...

White Employee Summons Police As Black Guests Use US Hotel Pool

CNN:- A White hotel employee called the police on a guest, a Black woman and her children, who were using the hotel's swimming pool over the weekend. Missy Williams-Wright, her son, 11, and daughter, 7, were staying at the Hampton...

T&T Minister Says No Need For Panic Amidst Violent Protests

Trinidad and Tobago's National Security Minister Staurt Young has told citizens that there is 'absolutely no need to panic' after violent protests Tuesday around the capital, Port of Spain. Local reports said the protest was over police brutality related to...

Victims ‘Stable’ After Double Stabbing In Canaries

Two victims of a stabbing in the fishing village of Canaries Monday afternoon are in Stable condition at St Jude Hospital, police say. The two have been identified as Peter 'Gros Peter' Antoine and Kenneth Charles. Antoine is well known as...

St. Louis Couple Pulls Firearms On Protesters

CNN:- Protesters en route to demonstrate outside of the St. Louis mayor's residence were walking on a private street when two armed individuals came out of a home brandishing weapons. Videos obtained by CNN show two individuals, a man with a...

The Right To Protest, Thoughts Of An Elder Patriot.

Is the right to protest a privilege that can be revoked?  The recent occurrences regarding peaceful protest have me thinking and particularly with regard to the Public Order Act and how it is enforced in normal times i.e. without a...

Father In Viral Spanking Of Two-Year Old Defends His Actions

A father who swore at a two year old and spanked him in an audio recording that went viral on social media, has defended his actions. He accused the boy of defecating on a bed and covering the 'poop' with...

Two Year Old Abused For ‘Pooping’ On Floor Now In Care Of Mother

The Director of the Division of Human Services, Beverly-Ann Poyotte, has disclosed that a child who sworn at and apparently physically abused for defecating on the floor of a home, is now in the care of his mother. The incident...

Abandoned Baby Officially Named ‘Josiah’, Mom Getting Help

A newborn baby who was abandoned in a shopping bag in Castries last month has been given the name 'Josiah' and is growing well. That's according to the Division of Human Services. The Director of the Division, Beverly-Ann Poyotte, told St...

Abused Child In Viral Recording Placed In Care Of Mother

An abused child whose ordeal was audio recorded and posted on social media, has received medical attention and is currently in the care of his mother. Two recordings totalling 47 seconds were posted, along with a photograph of the alleged...

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