PM says CIP needs stronger vetting processes
Antigua Observer

“He only got Antiguan citizenship a few months ago and he never committed any crime in Antigua and Barbuda. In any event, I understand that they were cybercrimes and those are not the easiest crimes to detect. I...

PM promises jobs as a crime fighting strategy
Antigua Observer

Very soon, another 200 jobs will be available at the National Housing and Urban Renewal Company as part of the government’s efforts to tackle crime. That’s according to Prime Minister Gaston Browne who also said...

UPP calls out gov’t for under-reported crime, CIP
Antigua Observer

The under-reporting on crime and the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) were among the issues on which the United Progressive Party (UPP) rated the government poorly during a rally on Thursday.  “What we...

Curry wins bronze; The Bahamas’ boys beach soccer team wins
Nassau Guardian

Adrian Curry knew that he had to get out fast last night and run one of the better races of his life in order to win a medal for The Bahamas at the 6th Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG). In one of the tightest races of the...

Analysts debate moral accountability on the part of politicians
Antigua Observer

Two regional political analysts are debating the question:  Should politicians recuse themselves from their offices when accused of sexual misconduct? This examination comes in the wake of a recent allegation of sexual...

CIP citizen alleged mastermind behind world’s biggest online black market
Antigua Observer

A now deceased 25-year-old man who obtained Antiguan and Barbudan citizenship in February 2017 is alleged to have masterminded the largest criminal marketplace on the Internet, AlphaBay.

Two high speed police chases end in crashes, suspects escaped
Antigua Observer

The police yesterday said they detained a man and a woman following two high speed chase incidents in which the drivers lost control of the vehicles, crashed but managed to escape.

OJ Simpson to be freed from Nevada prison
Antigua Observer

Former US football star and actor OJ Simpson has been granted parole after nine years in a Nevada prison.

Antiguan and Barbudan CIP citizen in major US Justice Department case
Antigua Observer

An Antiguan and Barbudan citizen is at the center of a major US Department of Justice developing case.  The Department of Justice and its international partners announced Thursday a take-down of a massive Dark...

Beach soccer losses for The Bahamas
Nassau Guardian

A pair of goals in a 10-second span in the final third spelt doom for The Bahamas boys beach soccer team last night, as they fell to St. Lucia in their opening game of the 6th Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) at the Malcolm...

Editorial: Crime is everyone’s business
Antigua Observer

There has been a spate of serious crimes across the nation and there are no signs of a reprieve any time soon. In a word, people are scared.  

Shooting victim recounts ordeal
Antigua Observer

Wilbert “Gold Teeth” Brisco is thankful for life after he was shot on Tuesday night while four men held him and several people at his home at gunpoint and robbed them. Brisco, 50, and a group of “about...

Press Release:Two in Custody After High-speed Chase
Antigua Observer

STRATCOM-A man and woman are now in police custody, following two separate  high-speed chases with the police, resulting in two separate traffic collisions. It is reported that around 9:40 pm on Wednesday, the...

Criminal suspects on the run after crashing during police chase
Antigua Observer

Police are looking for at least three men who they were chasing in a white Toyota car, A 46268 after receiving a report about an earlier reported crime.

Second police chase ends in crash tonight
Antigua Observer

A police chase through the Golden Grove ended in a crash and the suspect escaping into the darkness of the night.

Press Release: Cedar Grove Man Charged with Attempted Murder
Antigua Observer

Police have now charged a 49yr-old man of Cedar Grove in connection with the recent shooting incident at Cedar Grove. Lawn Nicholas, Aka “TI” was charged on Wednesday with the attempted murder of Dorian Marshal...

Teen sues MP for Sexual Assault
Antigua Observer

The young woman who accused a member of parliament of sexually assaulting her over three months ago has since sued him after the police took the report of the crime but did not file any charges. The 18-year-old woman...

Chopping victim on the mend
Antigua Observer

A violent attack on 62-yearold Horace Desvinges has left the Herberts man with two severe chop wounds to the head. Laurie Desvignes told OBSERVER media that her father was still warded at the Mount St John’s Medical...

Man shot in Tindale Road during home invasion
Antigua Observer

The police have confirmed a man was shot this evening in Tindale Road. He was rushed to hospital nursing gunshot injuries and is said to be in stable stable condition.

MP faces lawsuit for alleged sexual assault on a teenager
Antigua Observer

The young woman who was allegedly sexually assaulted by a member of parliament has now taken the case to the civil court.

Press Release: Police Dispel Rumours of Alleged Carjacking
Antigua Observer

The Police Administration wishes to dispel certain rumors which are being circulated in the public via social media; where it is alleged that a silver Toyota Prado motor jeep A30419, owned by the police was involved in an...

Carjacking ordeal leaves victim shaken
Antigua Observer

Kish Emanuel is still shaken after three gunmen held him up last night, robbed him and stole the white Toyota Allion he was driving. Emanuel was too overwhelmed to speak, but his girlfriend recounted to OBSERVER media...

Grim prognosis for shooting victim
Antigua Observer

The family of Michael Jacobs-Murphy said they have been told to brace for the worst as the Cassada Gardens man languishes in critical condition with more than six bullet wounds to the upper body. One of...

Stray bullets hit St. Johnston’s home
Antigua Observer

A landlord has expressed “shock and dismay” after two stray bullets went through his three-bedroom property in St Johnston’s Village on the weekend, with one of them passing inches away from a bed in which...

Cop robbed by masked gunmen outside Brownies
Antigua Observer

A police inspector was this morning targeted by three gun-toting criminals who robbed him of his wallet containing cash and other important documents. The officer was in his Suzuki Grand Vitra which he parked outside...

Press Release: Falmouth Man Found with Drugs & Ammo
Antigua Observer

Police carried out a search on the home of a Falmouth man on Friday and found him in possession of ammunition and drugs. Lester Parker is currently in police custody assisting the police with their investigations after he...

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