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Thursday, April 18, 2019

January had a significant 43 percent decrease in crime

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- During a recent Commissioner’s Lecture, Acting Commissioner of Police Hilroy Brandy revealed that the preliminary statistics for January showed a...

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 investigating attempted murder incident

Police investigating attempted murder incident From the RSCNPF BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - The police received reports of shots being fired in Saddlers May 25 and several units...

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...

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...

82-year-old woman’s death ruled as homicide

82-year-old woman's death ruled as homicide By Loshaun Dixon Basseterre, St. Kitts - The death of Iona Nicholas, 82, of Newtown has been ruled as a homicide...

FOUR ARRESTS IN ZAKERS MURDER

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor (Basseterre, St. Kitts) - Four men are now in custody on suspicion of murder in the case of Gregory Zakers,...

Butlers pastor beaten with a pipe, constable stabbed during effort to...

By Monique Washington “I believe he wanted to kill me,” Pastor Sven Jeffers said three days after he was attacked in front of his church...

Brazen Gunmen Rob Patrons at Nevis Restaurant

Two gun totting masked individuals attempted a successful armed robbery at Mem’s Pizzeria Wednesday evening, but had an unsuccessful getaway. The Observer visited the...

National Marijuana Commission to Conduct Survey

The National Marijuana Commission is currently conducting a survey in both islands as to the scale of marijuana use in the Federation of St....

Police reveal statistics that shows crime up in the Federation

Basseterre, St. Kitts-The police are reporting that crime in St Kitts and Nevis has increased by 56.8% in 2016 after they finally released crime...

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...

Man Chopped, Shot And Robbed At Home

Fifty-four-year-old Leonard "Calla" Gumbs was chopped in the head with an axe, shot in his left thigh and robbed of US$1,343 and a cheque...

Sisters Slain in Keys, One Suspect in Custody

Two sisters, one who recently gave birth to baby, have become victims of a brutal homicide in Keys village on Thursday afternoon. On suspect...

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