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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Crime

 A mural advocating for an end to domestic violence in St. Kitts and Nevis will be unveiled on November 27, 2023, as the Department of Gender Affairs prepares to observe 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence.

No One is Above the Law

Locally, we often make reference to people being humbled when brought before the court despite whatever unruly public display of attitude or personality trait because ‘In dey no like out ya.’
Former government minister Lindsay Grant has been convicted of two (2) charges namely Battery of a Police Officer, and Assaulting a Police Officer in relation to a 2022 Las Lap Bar incident.
The Police are investigating a shooting incident that claimed the life of eighteen (18)-year-old Malik Hughes of Fort Thomas Road, McKnight, St. Kitts. The incident occurred between 9:30PM and 10PM on November 15th, 2023, along the Frigate Bay Road in St. Kitts. Upon arrival at the scene, Mr. Hughes was observed laying on the ground with  multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
In a noteworthy announcement at today's (November 07) press conference with Cabinet Ministers at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), the Honourable Garth Wilkin, Attorney-General and Minister of Justice and Legal Affairs, outlined a comprehensive plan for criminal justice reform in St. Kitts and Nevis.
Police have informed that three men have been charged for intending to rob Ram’s Supermarket on Nevis, three days after a car chase incident.
By: Spokesman Newsroom BASSETERRE, St.Kitts (Thursday 27th July 2023)-Three juvenile males seen running in surveillance footage, after allegedly being involved in malicious damage, are expected to appear before the Child Justice Board to answer...
Additionally, he has been ordered to surrender all travel documents to the Court, and is also required to report to the Charlestown Police Station daily between the hours of 6AM and 6PM.
Police are investigating the death of Dunrod of the Sprott Street  resident who was fatally wounded during an incident along Central Street, Basseterre on Monday 3rd October.
Personnel from the Forensic Department visited and processed the scene and collected items of evidential value.  The details of what took place are currently unclear. Investigations into the matter are ongoing.