Law & Order

Major police initiatives underway

Press Release:-  The Minister for Home Affairs, Justice and National Security, Sen. Hon. Hermangild Francis, said his ministry will be embarking on major initiatives intended to raise the level of...

Francis says authorities working ‘extremely hard’ on IMPACS report

National Security Minister, Hermangild Francis has asserted that the authorities in Saint Lucia are working extremely hard to ensure that the issues arising from the IMPACS report into alleged...
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Guyana abolishes colonial era juvenile offences

Demerara Waves:-  Guyana on Thursday abolished several offences that could be committed by children, with the passage of the Juvenile Justice Bill which will replace a more than 80-year old...

Minister debunks claims that ‘IMPACS’ Cops promoted

Press Release:-  Minister for Home Affairs, Justice and National Security Senator the Honourable Hermangild Francis has debunked recent claims made by Human Rights lawyer Mary Francis that police officers implicated...

Nyerah Court to be made more conducive for workers

Press Release:-  A more conducive workplace is on the agenda for the members of the judiciary and staff of Nyerah Court on the John Compton Highway. This development follows recent...

Martinus Francois questions ‘political will’ to deal with IMPACS

Attorney at Law, Martinus Francois, has questioned whether there is the political will in Saint Lucia to deal with the IMPACS report on alleged extra-judicial killings by Saint Lucia...

Mayor commended after ‘incident free’ cruise season

Castries  Mayor, Peterson Francis, has received commendation from Cox and Company Limited for an 'incident free' 2017-2018 cruise season, it has been reported. According to a release from the Mayor's...

Minister Francis meets with lawmen and women for firsthand dialogue

PRESS RELEASE: Ahead of  International Labour Day on Tuesday, May 1st, Minister for Home Affairs, Justice and National Security Senator the Honourable Hermingild Francis is looking forward to holding...

T&T: High Court judge knocks magistrate’s comment

Trinidad Guardian:-  A magistrate may find himself in hot water over comments he made while presiding over an assault case in the Arima Magistrates Court. This after a High Court judge...

Jamaica: Bulletproof vest saves cop’s life

Jamaica Observer:-  POLICE Constable Craig*, 27, is expressing gratitude for the upgraded ballistic vests provided to the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), one of which saved his life during an operation...