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Saturday, January 25, 2020

Police Briefs: Police Investigate Stabbing

Police are investigating an incident in which a woman was attacked by an unknown assailant who entered her home at approximately 4 a.m. Sunday,...

Commissioner of Police Highlights 2019 Successes, 2020 Goals

Commissioner of Police, Hilroy Brandy, highlighted a 48 percent reduction in homicides and a 28 percent overall reduction of crime in 2019 during the...

Man Charged in 2018 Kasim Buchanan Murder

Police charged 34-year-old Kimba Whattley of St. Paul’s for the Aug. 20, 2018 murder of Kasim Buchanan Tuesday. The offence was committed in Buchanan's home. RSCNPF...

Assistant Commissioner of Police: Crime Statistics Significantly Lower Than Previous Years

Crime statistics for 2019 are currently lower than the last two years, said Assistant Commissioner of Police with responsibility for Operations, Adolph Adams while...

Police Briefs: Internal Probe Leads to Criminal Charges

Constable Tarique Jones was charged Dec. 15 for the offences of Wounding with Intent and Possession of a Firearm with Intent to Endanger Life,...

Homicides Drop by 48 Percent amid Overall Reduction in Crime

Prime Minister and Minister of National Security, Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris, in delivering his Budget Address 2020 Thursday said homicides in St. Kitts...

Community Policing Programme Firmly Established in Sandy Point District

Community Policing has been incorporated into regular duties and is now a staple in the Sandy Point District Superintendent for District 'B', Travis Rogers...

Police Briefs: Man in Custody Following Sexual Assault, Robbery Incident

Police are currently investigating an incident in which a young female was sexually assaulted in the western part of the island Saturday. The incident was...

PM Proud of Regional Interest in Nation’s Crime Reduction Strategy

Prime Minister and Minister of National Security, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, said that the fact the Crime Reduction Strategy employed by the Ministry...

Clive Edwards Found Guilty in Ashton Christopher Murder

Fifty-five-year-old Clive Edwards of Taylors Village was found guilty of murder by a unanimous verdict Wednesday in the March 10, 2017 stabbing death of...

Police Briefs: New Recruits Undergo Training for Carnival

Twenty-nine new recruits are currently undergoing general duty training at the Police Training School in preparation for Carnival 2019-20, where they will be taught...

Police Briefs: Escaped Prisoner Recaptured

Twenty-one-year-old Andrew Herbert of McKnight, also known as “Hurt Skin,” was recaptured in the area of Port Zante by Prison Officers Saturday hours after escaping...

Police Briefs: Stapleton Convicted, Sentencing Scheduled for January

Delroy Stapleton of Lodge was convicted of Unlawful Wounding and Discharging a Firearm in a Public Place. Friday. The offences were committed on June 27, 2016....

Police Briefs: Lamberts Man Charged by Police and Customs

Edmond Couzier, of Lamberts, has received several charges from both the Police and the Customs and Excise Department after a package he went to...

Police Briefs: Man Charged for Firearm and Ammunition Possession

Police formally arrested and charged 30-year-old Daryl Tross of Bird Rock for the offences of Possession of a Firearm and Possession of Ammunition Sunday. Tross...

Search on for Driver Who Ran Check Point, Led Police on...

Police are in search of a driver who abandoned a vehicle following a police chase Sunday. Police were carrying out a routine vehicle check point...

Police Investigate Sexual Assault

Police are currently investigating an incident reported at about 12:30 a.m. Saturday in which a female was sexually assaulted in the Basseterre area. Investigations so...

Official: More than Half of Serious Crimes in 2019 Solved Scientifically

Based on this year's summation to date, about 16 of the 23 serious crime matters submitted for DNA analysis have been resolved while others...

Security Forces Seize Close to 300 Pounds of Cocaine

Members of the security forces seized 136 kilos (close to 300 pounds) of cocaine following a search carried out Monday at the Coast Guard...

Police Investigate Pair of Incidents

Traffic Accident Under Investigation Police are investigating a traffic accident in the White Gate area that occurred at approximately 8 a.m. Sunday involving a pedestrian...

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