Law & Order

Mary Francis Bemoans ‘Paltry’ Award In Fatal Police Shooting

Attorney at Law,Mary Francis, has bemoaned what she described as a 'paltry' award by the court to the mother of a man who was shot dead by Saint Lucia...

Judgement Awarded Against The State In Fatal Police Shooting

Press Release:-  Statement by Mary M. Francis, Attorney-at-Law and Coordinator of the National Centre For Legal Aid And Human Rights Inc. 7th May, 2019 on behalf of the mother of...

PM’s Office Corrects Murder Backlog Statement

The office of Saint Lucia's Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has issued a correction to a statement he made Monday during a press briefing, regarding the number of murder cases. ""We...

PM Expresses Concern After Venezuelans, Locals Held At Sea

Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, Monday expressed concern after four Venezuelans and three Saint Lucians were held at sea last weekend. Law enforcement officials said the men who were...

PM Says Over 1,000 Murder Cases ‘Backed Up’

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet, declaring that tackling crime is a multi-faceted and complex issue, disclosed Monday that there are over 1000 cases for murder backed up in the courts. The...

Mary Francis Reiterates Call For Justice In Case Of ‘Vieux Fort 5’

With Sunday, May 5th, 2019 marking the 8th Anniversary of the killing of 5 men by Saint Lucia police, Human Rights campaigner, Mary Francis, has reiterated a call for justice...

PM In T&T For Citizen Safety & Security Conference

Press Release:- Prime Minister Honourable Allen Michael Chastanet is currently in Port of Spain, Trinidad for the Nineteenth Special Meeting of the Conference of CARICOM Heads of Government. The meeting focuses...

UK Coroner Rules Burglar Stabbed To Death Was Lawfully Killed

Sky News:- A burglar stabbed to death by a pensioner whose house he was raiding was lawfully killed, a coroner has ruled. Henry Vincent was stabbed as he burgled the home...

PWA Warns Against Jumping to Conclusions When Cops Are Accused Of Brutality

The President of the Police Welfare Association (PWA), Travis Chicot, has cautioned members of the public against jumping to conclusions, following accusations of police brutality in the death of ...

Barbados AG Warns Of Terror Threat

Barbados Nation:- Attorney General Dale Marshall is warning Barbadians that terrorism threats might be closer to home than they think. Marshall, who is also Minister of Legal Affairs, said while...