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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...

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...

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...

Official: Sea turtle poachers risk arrest, court, heavy fines

Members of the public must stop interfering with nesting sea turtles or risk, arrested, taken before the court and fined hefty sums of money,...

Hilroy P. Brandy Officially Appointed Commissioner of Police

The Governor-General has accepted the recommendation of the Public Service Commission to appoint Hilroy P. Brandy as the next Commissioner of Police effective from...

New UNDP Head: ‘Something Good is Happening’ Regarding Crime Reduction in...

Recently appointed Resident Representative for the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP), Multi-country Office for Barbados and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), with...

Government draws on expertise of specialists to address crime

The government of St. Kitts and Nevis has committed significant resources to support the efforts of security forces to address crime reduction and prevention...

Named Best Recruit, Constable Jeffrey Ready to Serve and Protect

Police Constable Lesburt Jeffrey, a recruit who left St. Vincent and the Grenadines to come to St. Kitts and Nevis to fulfil his childhood...

Gang Members Voluntarily Hand Over 30 Illegal Guns

A total of 30 illegal firearms and 73 rounds of assorted ammunition were handed over to police by gang members through a trusted third...

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...

Police investigating sexual assault of teen in Basseterre area

Police are currently investigating a sexual assault incident that occurred in the Basseterre area. The incident took place sometime after 8 p.m. on March 23, 2019, and involved...

Crime crackdown: Federation calls in Regional Security System troops

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Federation has announced the deployment of the Barbados-based Regional Security System (RSS) troops to assist in cracking down on...

Minister of Public Infrastructure’s son gunned down

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Mickail "Mitch" Liburd, the 32-year-old son of Minister of Public Infrastructure the Hon. Ian "Patches" Liburd, was gunned down...

Brothers slapped with more than 20 charges

Brothers slapped with more than 20 charges By Monique Washington Tivonne and Travonne Bryant have been charged with a combined 22 charges from both customs and...

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...

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...

Will a Presumed Dead Teen Finger a Killer from the Grave?

In just one year missing teen Dylon Clarke will be pronounced dead by the court. Yet, will he reach out from the grave to...

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....

Prison Population Down

The inmate population at Her Majesty’s prisons is on a downward trend according to acting Superintendent of Prisons, Asheila Connor. He revealed that the...

No Charges Yet in Boating Accident

No charges have yet been filed against the driver of power boat in a tragic accident February 24 where a French tourist was killed...

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