Law & Order

Saint Lucian Woman Among New Prison Officers Hired In BVI

A Saint Lucian woman is among eight prison officers recruited from other Caribbean countries  to serve at Her Majesty’s Prison in Balsam Ghut, British Virgin Islands (BVI). The woman has...

Jacmel Man Held With 18 Inch Butcher Knife

A Jacmel man  was held by City Police Officers for possession of an 18 inch butcher knife, it has been reported. Law enforcement officials told St Lucia Times that on...

Police Chief Tells Officers To Defend Themselves Fully if Confronted

Police Commissioner, Severin Moncherry, has urged members of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) to defend themselves fully if confronted by criminals, but at the same time act...

$1 M Compensation Being Sought For Families of Cops Killed On Duty

The Police Welfare Association (PWA) has urged a reconsideration of the compensation offered to police officers who are injured or killed in the line of duty. The association's President, Travis...

Family Friend: ‘Sex Slave’ Was Offered Stripper Job In Saint Lucia

A family friend of the woman who said she was kidnapped and brought to Saint Lucia to be a sex slave, has been speaking about the matter. Fabienne Fermin told...

Couple Suing Sandals Over Alleged Groping Incident In The Bahamas

Claiming that their wedding in the Bahamas  in 2016 was ruined, a couple is demanding $30 million in damages from Sandals Resorts, reports in the US media have said. According...

Police: Stray Animals Could Be Shot

The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) has advised members of the public of the law relating to stray animals which indicates that the animals could be shot. A notice...

Foreign National Arrested, Charged After Urinating In Public

A foreign national, identified by City Police as Francis George of Dominica, has been arrested and charged for urinating in public in Castries. According to a City Police official, the...

OECS Bar Association President ‘Not Surprised’ At CCJ Vote Outcome

The President of the OECS Bar Association, Thaddeus Antoine, has said that he is very disappointed with the outcome of referendums in Grenada and Antigua and Barbuda, in which...

Canada: Three adults declared legal parents of child

CTV News:-  ST. JOHN'S, N.L. -- In what is believed to be a legal first in Canada, a court in Newfoundland and Labrador has recognized three unmarried adults as the...