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PM Cites Goal To Reduce Serious Crime By 10 Percent This Year

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says this country had a goal of reducing serious crime by ten percent this year, with a vision of reducing serious crime by 40 percent...

Probe Launched Into Viral Confrontation Between Bus Driver And Passenger

The Gros Islet Minibus Association has launched an investigation into a viral video of a confrontation between one of its members and a female passenger, it has been disclosed. The...

Caribbean DPPs Meet To Discuss Combating Crime

Press Release:-  Directors of Public Prosecutions (DPPs) from 17 Caribbean (countries) came together at a conference held in Miami on 31 October–1 November to discuss some of the major challenges...

Texas Woman Declared Legally Dead While Still Alive

CNN:- Sherry Ellis found out she was dead the day after Halloween. The 73-year-old from Magnolia, Texas, was picking up her prescription from Walgreens when her bank card was declined....

Prisoners Operating Phone Scams From Inside BCF

Prisoners at the Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) are extorting money from persons outside the walls of the prison through phone scams, it has been reported. The phone scams have been...

Jamaica Senator Wants Criminal Prosecution Of Owners When Dogs Attack People

Jamaica Observer:- SENATOR Kerensia Morrison says the Government needs to give urgent attention to amending legislation to include effective penalties, including criminal prosecution against dog owners for negligence in incidents...

Killer Who Briefly ‘Died’ Claims He Served His Life Sentence

BBC News:- A court in the US has refused to release a convict who argued that he had completed his life sentence when he briefly "died". Benjamin Schreiber, 66, was sentenced...

Police Investigate Stabbing In Canaries

Saint Lucia police are investigating a stabbing incident in the fishing village of Canaries Friday afternoon. Emergency officials confirmed that the Soufriere fire station responded about 5.30 pm after a...

Protesters Cut Off Bolivia Mayor’s Hair

BBC News:- The mayor of a small town in Bolivia has been attacked by opposition protesters who dragged her through the streets barefoot, covered her in red paint and forcibly...

Brandt Jean Says Of Controversial Hug: ‘I Don’t Like The Attention!’

Brandt Jean, the brother of murder victim Botham Jean, has said here that  he does not like the attention that his controversial embrace of convicted killer Amber Guyger has...