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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

BLOODY SATURDAY 2 MURDERED, 1 WOUNDED

By Lesroy W. Williams Observer Reporter lesroywilliams@thestkittsnevisobserver.com   (Basseterre, St. Kitts)—The murder rate in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is steadily rising with the shooting deaths...

St. Kitts and Nevis records year-after-year reduction in major crimes

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Crime statistics in St. Kitts and Nevis continue to trend in the right direction, with Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable...

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...

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...

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...

Fraites Bakery targeted once again; Man Shot in Cayon

By Loshaun Dixon Basseterre, St. Kitts-A Fraites bakery van was robbed in the early hours of Wednesday morning in the Saddlers area while doing it’s...

Woman caught on camera stealing stretch mark oil

By LR Liburd The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer Despite knowledge of the fact that their images and actions are being captured on Close Circuit TV, some individuals...

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...

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...

Police Investigate Shots Fired in Brown Hill

Police responded to a report of gunshots being fired in the vicinity of the Golden Grove Projects at about 10:15 p.m. Monday. Investigations so far have revealed...

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...

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...

SPECIAL BRANCH HEADS MEET TO DISCUSS RISING CRIME

By Lesroy W. Williams Observer Reporter (Frigate Bay, St. Kitts)—Caribbean Heads of Special Branch convened a meeting at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort in Frigate Bay...

St. Kitts and Nevis Receives Technical Assistance, Training on Human Trafficking

The Ministry of National Security received technical assistance products aimed at assisting the Federation in prosecuting cases of human trafficking and operationalization of a national...

ARMED ROBBERY AT NEVIS RESTAURANT

By John Denny Nevis Reporter (Charlestown, Nevis) - The latest spike in gun violence around town is showing no signs of letting up. At around 10:15 p.m....

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,...

Jeffers Found Guilty on Two Counts of Unlawful Communication

Shermel Jeffers, of Gillard Meadows, was found guilty on two of three counts of Unlawful Communication at the Basseterre Magistrate Court July 15, according to the Royal...

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...

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...

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...

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