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Police: Message Suggesting Shooting Incident in Newtown False

The High Command of The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force has acknowledged it has received several enquiries about an electronic message being...

Commissioner of Corrections Participates in Conference on Alternative Measures to Imprisonment

Commissioner of Corrections Terrance James recently returned from Uruguay, where he participated in a two-day Bi-Regional High-Level Conference on the use of Alternative Measures...

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...

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...

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...

Police charge sixth person in money-laundering case

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Sergeant Fitzroy Morton was formally arrested and charged by the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force on October 19...

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,...

Freeman Not Free Now After Guilty Plea…Gets 5 Years in Slammer

Dwayne "Fireman" Freeman, charged with cannabis and illegal gun possession, threw himself on the court's mercy, changing his not guilty plea to guilty and...

Beware of scammers soliciting fake food, money

The United States Embassy warned on Wednesday about false information that is being spread on social media, WhatsApp and text messages about fake food...

Law enforcement budget to be doubled

In an effort fight crime the Nevis Island Government will double its budgetary support for the police officers residing on Nevis, the Premier Hon...

Federation records significant improvements in law and order

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Relative calm and peace is continuing in St. Kitts and Nevis throughout the year, as the Federation has recorded a...

GUN SMUGGLING ATTEMPT FOILED

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor (Basseterre, St. Kitts) - There were a lot more than toys in those packages. In fact, the boxes held deadly...

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...

Ministry of Sports Apologizes for Warner Park Stadium Break-in, Cricket Game...

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture and the government of St. Kitts and Nevis apologized Monday for a break-in that took place at...

Shop Keeper Slapped with Heavy Fine for Grass

A Nevis shopkeeper, the victim of an armed robbery last November, has now been convicted of marijuana possession and has two choices...pay a $10,000...

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....

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...

Canyon Man Murdered in Bird Rock

Basseterre, St. Kitts-A Cayon resident has been shot and Killed in Bird rock last evening 3rd December as the Federation records it 30th murder...

WARNING Notice: General public notified to avoid scams

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF), the Financial Services Regulatory Commission...

Community Engagement Remains a Key Pillar in Police Training

As the members of Course 43 prepare to put their training into practice following the Wednesday’s Passing Out Parade, instructors have stressed enhanced community...

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