Friday, January 24, 2020

Law & Order

Education Minister Addresses School Security Concerns

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Education Minister Doctor Gale Rigobert says the authorities have tabled for discussion consideration and implementation, a programme that will address security issues in schools. She was questioned bu reporters on...

T&T Road rage driver picked the wrong victim, a cop

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Trinidad Express:-  IN an act of road rage, a man pulled a baton on a driver who turned out to be a police sergeant. It landed Brandon Samlal in a jail...

Mayor Says Powers Of Arrest Of City Police Not Limited To Capital

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Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, has dismissed what he describes as the 'nonsensical' notion that the powers of arrest of City Police officers are limited to the Castries municipality. Francis says...

Rapper Says He Was ‘Definitely Targeted’ During US Arrest

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Sky News:-  UK-born rapper 21 Savage was held at a US detention centre so that the Trump administration could send a message on immigration, his lawyer has claimed. The federal government's...

EU Wants Crackdown On “Golden Passports’ For Big Investors

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BBC:-  The EU Commission has told EU states to tighten checks on non-EU nationals who acquire citizenship - so-called "golden passports" - through investments. The Commission plans closer monitoring of...

Saint Lucian National Is High Court Judge For Anguilla

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The Anguillan:-  An Acting High Court Judge has been sworn in to serve in the Anguilla Circuit of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, following the retirement and departure of Justice...

Police Intercept Drugs At Vieux Fort, Body Recovered

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The Saint Lucia Marine Police on Friday, May 24, 2019, intercepted a local canoe about one hundred  yards off Mathurin's Point, Vieux Fort, resulting in the arrest of a...

Cop’s Pepper-Ball Use During Botham Jean Protest Deemed ‘Consistent’ With Policy

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A Dallas police officer used a Pepper-ball gun in a way consistent with policy in an attempt at crowd control during a protest over the fatal shooting of Saint...

Authorities Criticised Over ‘Knee Jerk’ Reaction To Gun Incidents Involving Students

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A senior official has criticised the reaction of the authorities to recent reports of students with guns. In one of the incidents, a photo of two young males in school...

Cops Vow To Continue Campaign Against Criminals

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Saint Lucia police have vowed to continue their campaign against criminals and do what it takes within the law to take persons who commit crime into custody. The declaration was...