Law & Order

Antigua: No lawsuit yet from top cop

Antigua Observer:-  There has been “no response” yet to the Police Service Commission’s letter to suspended Commissioner of Police, Wendel Robinson, who threatened to sue the state if his April...

PWA wants closure to IMPACS matter

The Police Welfare Association (PWA) is urging a resolution to the IMPACS matter, suggesting that sufficient time has elapsed for closure. In 2014, IMPACS, the Caribbean Community’s Implementing Agency for...

Police Complaints Unit encourages public input

Press Release:-  The Police Complaints Unit is working diligently in an effort to ward off preconceived ideas about the unit that would deter the public from seeking assistance. Acting Superintendent Anthony...

T&T: Cop in love triangle shootout dies

Trinidad Express:-  Four days after a shootout with his colleague at Ruby Tuesday, Grand Bazaar, Sgt Darryl Honore has died. He died at 10.30 p.m. on Sunday. The Trinidad and Tobago Police...

Grandpa Uses Fancy Footwork To Trip Armed Suspect

Huffington Post:-  A grandfather in Ohio selflessly put himself in harm’s way to stop an armed suspect fleeing from police. The man, identified only as Bill, kicked back his right leg...

Francis urges justice for ‘Vieux Fort Five’ as anniversary nears

Human Rights Advocate, Mary Francis, has renewed calls for justice to be served as the 7th anniversary of the death of the ‘Vieux Fort Five’ approaches. Jn Baptiste Mc Farlane,...

St Maarten: Post Irma looters appeal sentences

Daily Herald:-  PHILIPSBURG--The Joint Court of Justice on Thursday heard the cases of five persons who appealed their sentences for looting in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria...

T&T: Jail for snapping fingers

T&T Newsday:-  FOR snapping his fingers in court almost four years ago, a magistrate sent a man to jail for 14 days. Yesterday, a High Court judge said judicial officers cannot...

Celebrities receive phone-hacking damages from Mirror

Sky News:-  Celebrities including actress Jennifer Ellison and former footballer Andrew Cole have received undisclosed damages over phone-hacking from Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN). Others affected, more than a decade ago, were...

Antigua: Model sexual offences court coming

Antigua Observer:-  Plans are on track for Antigua and Barbuda to set up a model court that will specifically handle all sexual offences within another few months. Steadroy “Cutie” Benjamin,...