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Crime & Police 

“Legal Framework Exploited” – Cabinet to create subcommittee to strengthened the law protecting Minors

Earlier this week, the country was left in dismay when a case concerning a teenager who was raped and abducted by a police officer was dismissed after the teenager refused to testify. According to reports, the victim, the did not want to proceed with the case because he has forgiven the accused and does not wish to relive the experiences which she experienced two years ago. She was persuaded not to refuse to testify by her mother, lawyer and counselor. However the victim did not want to proceed with the…

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Crime & Police 

Wanted and Extremely Dangerous- Calvin “Burger” James on the run for Killing 2 women Early morning

Police have issued a wanted bulletin for the immediate arrest of Calvin ‘Burger’ James of Perry bay. He is wanted in connection with two homicides which took place at Donavan’s on Friday 5th October, 2018. According to additional information, the suspect was seen on the run in a white Toyota Noah van, C16594. The wanted man had earlier stolen a Frontier pickup truck but crashed it along the pares main road before stealing the Noah Van. Police believed that he is heavily armed, and is therefore considered to be extremely…

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Crime & Police 

Breaking News: Embattled Suspended Police Commissioner Wendell Robinson Reportedly Off Island when Summoned for Disciplinary hearing

Reliable sources have indicated that The Caribbean Implementation Agency for Crime and Security (IMPACS) 3-man  team investigating the conduct of suspended Police Commissioner Wendell Robinson, was said to have completed its investigation. According to sources, the team, invited by acting Commissioner of Police Atlee Rodney arrived on the island in early August 2018 and was sworn in as Special Constables. They were selected from Barbados, Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago, with the highest ranking officer being Superintendent. Following receipt of several complaints by the Police Service Commission (PSC) from three…

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Crime & Police Foreign Affairs LGBT Community 

Director of Gender Affairs speaks of the Vulnerability of the LGBT+ community

The Directorate of Gender Affairs within the Ministry of Social Transformation, Human Resource Development, Youth, And Gender Affairs, wishes to convey heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Angel who died tragically on Wednesday morning. Her untimely passing at the hands of an intimate partner marks another life lost to intimate partner violence. While we have made national progress in heightening the awareness of intimate-partner violence in our communities including the establishment of the Support and Referral Centre Angel’s death reminds us that the work of eradicating the gendered…

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Crime & Police ONDCP 

Police Charge 21-year-old Timothy Jackman for Brutal Killing of Transgender Girlfriend

Earlier this week, residents in Potters Village were stunned at the news of the brutal killing of a young transgender woman by the name of Angel. Angel, who was born Arnal Joseph is said to have been in an intimate relationship with Timothy for some time. However, a dispute between the couple led to a fatal stabbing leaving many friends and family stunned at the murder. Sources close to the decease describe the relationship as controlling and abusive. Timothy will appear before the Court on Monday. This incident is now the…

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Crime & Police 

One Man killed in Potters

According to reports, one man has been killed in the Potters Village leaving many villagers in disbelief to the midmorning news. The community is said to be tense, as it has been reported that the police has at least one person of interest in custody. Details of the victim have not been released to the media at this time. However, reports are alluding to a domestic dispute as to the cause of the incident. More details to come as this story develops.

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Crime & Police 

Potters Teen Missing Again

The Police and family members of 13 year old Alisha Lyken of Potters Village, are seeking the help of the general public in knowing her whereabouts. Alisha was last seen on Wednesday 22nd August 2018 at her home about 4:30 P.M. She is brown in complexion, about 5ft-7ins in height and slimly built. Anyone with information is asked to get in touch with the Criminal Investigations Department at 462-3913 or 462-3914, or family members at 728-7056 without delay.

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Accident & Tragedy Crime & Police 

Woman dies in Car Explosion, Man dies in Car Crash- Saturday Morning Tragedy

Saturday morning has been filled with tears, anger and confusion as two separate vehicle fatalities have left two families mourning. Both incidents are said to have taken place after or around 6 am where both victims lost their lives to car accidents. According to reports, in the first incident, an unidentified male was driving a car on Factory road when it collided with a pickup truck in the vicinity of the old Transport Board. Reports state that the driver of the car died on the scene of the accident. The…

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Carnival Crime & Police Uncategorized 

Police report safe carnival weekend

The Police Administration is pleased to report that the 2018 Carnival celebration had no major incidents, serious crime reports or any major traffic collisions. Acting Commissioner of Police Mr. Atlee Rodney wishes to applaud the members of the constabulary, the ABDF and other law enforcement agencies for their efforts in providing a safe environment for organizers and patrons to have a peaceful season. Members of the public must also be commended for partnering with law enforcement by adhering to the rules and regulations of the road, respecting each other’s space…

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