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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Attempted Robbery and Assault in Nevis Under Investigation

Police are investigating the July 22 assault and intended robbery of two males in New Castle. According to police, two masked assailants entered the home...

Crime: We Must Prevent Civil Breakdown…Nevis Premier Brantley

by Dan Ehrlich Nevis Premier Mark Brantley cites the prospect of civil breakdown and gang violence as major challenges to be tackled by his government....

Public Assisting in Solving Crime Say Police

Assistance from the general public has been critical to the solving of crimes in the Federation according to Deputy Commissioner of Police Hilroy Brandy....

MAN CHARGED IN STABBING DEATH

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor (Basseterre, St. Kitts) – A man has been charged in the fifth murder committed in the Federation in 2008, according...

SHOOTING ON LOW STREET

By John Denny Nevis Reporter (Charlestown, Nevis) – A Stoney Grove man had to have a bullet removed from his shoulder after being shot on the...

POLICE STING GAMBLING OPERATION IN COTTON GROUND

By John Denny Nevis Reporter (Charlestown) – A 24 year old man and one juvenile received EC$1,000 fines and two juveniles had convictions noted after being...

Molineaux Woman Found Guilty Of Arson

By Trisha La Place The Observer ST. KITTS — A high-court jury on Monday found a 23-year-old Molineaux woman guilty of setting fire to a four-bedroom...

High Court Opens Monday with Full Slate Including 2 Murders

The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, Nevis Circuit is set to open Monday, April 9, at the High Court in Charlestown with six cases, including...

TWO WOUNDED DURING CULTURAMA, BUT POLICE KEEP LID ON

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor stevethomas@thestkittsnevisobserver.com (Charlestown, Nevis) - Two incidents of violence were reported during Culturama, but police officials expressed overall satisfaction with the strategy...

Teen Held In Schoolboy Stabbing Incident

By Stanford Conway The Observer A young man is currently in custody assisting police with their investigations into a stabbing incident involving a male student of...

Two Teens Held With Stolen Household Property

By Stanford Conway The Observer Members of a police patrol apprehended two boys, one 16 and the other 14, with a quantity of stolen articles in...

Decomposing Body Identified as Missing Newton Ground Man

The decomposing body that was found in the mountainous areas of Wingfield Road, Old road last Sunday has been identified as missing 21-year-old...

Police get further backing to improve mobility

Police have received further backing highlighted by a new mobile unit to help increase their mobility and assist in their policing initiatives as they...

One Dead Two Wounded In Weekend Violence

By Stanford Conway The Observer One man is reportedly dead and two others, including a juvenile, are currently in hospital as a result of separate shooting...

Premier assures home owners that they are working on curbing crime

The Premier of Nevis, Hon Mark Brantley has assured home owners that his administration is currently putting in place ways of curbing youth anti-social...

Police investigate non-fatal shooting

Police are investigating a shooting incident in which a man was injured Monday, officials said. Police responded to a report of a shooting close to...

Bandits Shoot Businessman in Face

Trisha La Place The Observer Two bandits shot a Sandy Point business man in the face in an attempt to rob him of money. St.Clair Warner, owner...

POLICE BLOTTER

SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED On August 27th 2008, Police in Nevis executed a search warrant on the premises of Delisha Smithen Bridgeman, situated at Brown Hill,...

Man Sentenced For Raping 8-year-old

Maurice Kelly Fraites was sentenced to 12 months in prison last Tuesday for indecent assault upon a minor. The incident occurred May 24. 2004. The...

All 12 jury: Alexander Diaz not guilty of murder

Dominican citizen Alexander Diaz, charged with murdering fellow countryman Pabel Santana back in 2014, was found not guilty of all charges after a 10...

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