Saturday, December 7, 2019

Law & Order

Mary Francis criticises petition in support of ORC Cops

Attorney at Law, Mary Francis, has criticised an online petition urging support for members of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF), accused of extrajudicial killings between 2010 and...

Brazil court bars Venezuelans crossing border

SAO PAULO, Brazil (AFP) — A Brazilian federal court has ordered a block on Venezuelans crossing the border from their economically imploding country, but there was no indication Monday...

Top Cop Says He Was Reported To ‘Higher Authorities’

Top Cop, Severin Moncherry has said that he wants a professional relationship with Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis. Moncherry made the disclosure at a news conference last week during which he...

Mary Francis: Administration of Justice ‘A Reign Of Terror’

Attorney at Law, Mary Francis, has expressed renewed concern over the state of the justice system in Saint Lucia, asserting that without justice there can be no peace. She noted...

Jamaica: Cops Before Court For Demanding Jail Release Money

Jamaica Observer:-  THREE policemen who reportedly took a man into custody after he was freed by the court and demanded and accepted US$200 and $58,000 for his release are scheduled...

PWA Says Saint Lucia Cops Being Made Scapegoats In IMPACS Matter

Saint Lucia police are at the end of their rope over the continued lack of closure to the so-called IMPACS matter involving allegations of extrajudicial police killings between 2010...

CCJ affirms Saint Lucian Professor’s right to vote in Barbados

Press Release:-  The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) today ordered that St. Lucian, Professor Eddy Ventose, is to be added to the register of voters in Barbados. The Court declared that...

Killers Warned That Judgement Is Coming

The stepdaughter of a sixty-four year old man whose death has been described by Saint Lucia police as ‘suspicious’, has warned his killers that their judgement is coming. According to...

Minister lauds performance of Vern Guard

National Security Minister, Hermangild Francis, has praised the performance of Vern Guard as the man at the helm of Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF). "All the reports we get, Bordelais is...
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At Least 23 Inmates Dead In Clash With Cops In Venezuela Jail

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least 23 inmates were killed and 14 police wounded in clashes at a jail in western Venezuela on Friday, an NGO that defends prisoner rights said. The...