Man and woman missing
Nation News

THE POLICE ARE SEEKING the assistance of the public in locating a woman and a man who are missing. Shonne Jeanay Mercedez Griffith, of Lot #30 Oxnards, St James and Michael Carlisle Samuel Dottin,...

BARBADOS EMPLOYERS’ CONFEDERATION: Employees and crime
Nation News

HANDLING THE MATTER of having an employee charged with a criminal offence is not as black and white as you may assume; fire him, you say? There are some grey areas and noteworthy tips you should be aware...

Commissioner Queeley: I intend to lead from the front
Nation News

BASSETERRE – The new Commissioner of Police, Ian Queeley, is heading into his first week on the job with confidence. Commissioner Queeley, a veteran in law enforcement is confident that his 32 years...

DEAR CHRISTINE: Heartache of losing a loved one to drugs
Nation News

I FEEL the need to write to you about the dangers of drugs. It’s been a long time [or so it seems] since I’ve seen anyone address this issue, which is claiming the lives of people from all walks of life....

Gun sweep
Nation News

BARBADOS’ TOP COP is going after the illegal guns in Barbados with vigour. And he has vowed not to stop until he gets them all off the streets. On a day when three Barbadian young men were remanded...

Barbados-bound Canadian charged after ganja found in bag at Kingston airport
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Forty-two-year-old Garnett Ricketts of Brampton, Ontario, Canada, was on Tuesday arrested at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act.

Wanted man Murray charged
Nation News

POLICE HAVE ARRESTED and charged wanted man Tre Murray with several serious offences, including use of a firearm. The 23-year-old of Block 19E, Fernihurst, Black Rock, St Michael faces two counts of...

Firearm seized
Nation News

Michael Ricardo Lashley with possession of a firearm. According to a police release, a search warrant was executed at the Bush Hall Main Road, St Michael home of the 33-year-old on Tuesday and an air...

Man charged for guns and cannabis
Nation News

A ST MICHAEL MAN is scheduled to appear in court today after being arrested and charged with illegal possession of firearms and cannabis. Police say 26-year-old Rico Antonio Greenidge of Free Hill,...

Police appeals
Nation News

POLICE ARE APPEALING for information from members of the public who witnessed an accident which occurred last Saturday on the ABC Highway near St Barnabas, St Michael.  This accident involved a motor...

NATION Newscast February 9, 2016
Nation News

IN TONIGHT’S HEADLINES: Two on year’s first murder charge appear in court. UWI sets up Zika Task Force. And a Transatlantic race likely for Barbados 50.

Brothers accused in Travis Austin murder remanded
Nation News

BROTHERS ANTONIO AND ARLOND ATWELL whispered to each other in the Holetown Magistrates Court earlier this afternoon, before being remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison at Dodds, St Philip. Antonio, 19 years...

Early morning search nets gun and ammunition
Nation News

A ST MICHAEL MAN is scheduled to appear in court today, charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition. On Sunday Police arrested Ricardo Jamar Norville, 26 years, of School Lane, Halls Road and...

Two brothers charged with murder
Nation News

POLICE HAVE ARRESTED and formally charged two brothers with the murder of Travis Austin. They are Arlong Elroy Atwell, 22 years, and 19-year-old Antonio Renaldo Atwell, both of Culvert Terrace, Haynesville,...

MISSING: Adrianna Marshall
Nation News

POLICE ARE SEEKING the assistance of the public in locating missing girl Adrianna Marshall. The 13-year-old Bush Hall, St Michael resident is a student of Darryl Jordan Secondary School, St Lucy. ...

Elderly man loses home in blaze
Nation News

AN ELDERLY PARISH LAND, Christ Church man, Joseph Whitright, became the island’s latest fire victim when his house caught fire early yesterday morning. Neighbours who gathered said thankfully Whitright,...

Work as one!
Nation News

ATTORNEY GENERAL Adriel Brathwaite wants greater cooperation between government agencies in the fight to stop drugs from entering the island. Speaking yesterday at the Grantley Adams International...

Police respond to incident involving Springer student
Nation News

POLICE WERE CALLED in at the Springer Memorial Secondary School this morning when the saga surrounding the 14-year-old schoolgirl took another turn. The child and her mother, Elecia Weekes, have been...

Cops: Attack on gun crimes paying off
Nation News

THE CHANGE in strategy by the police force to fight the upsurge in gun-related crimes appears to be working. That observation has come from acting Assistant Commissioner of Police Erwin Boyce, though...

Squatters claim right to shelter
Nation News

SHEER LAWLAWNESS or a mere act of desperation? Regardless of how the issue of squatting is viewed, illegal occupants insist they have a human right to shelter. This sentiment echoed through several...

Police name woman who died on ABC Highway
Nation News

  POLICE INVESTIGATIONS are continuing into Saturday night’s road fatality which occurred on the ABC Highway near the Pine Hill Dairy. Dead is 73-year-old Ione Dorothy Gilkes, of Meadow Road, Wildey,...

NOT ALL BLACK AND WHITE: No need for new anti-violence law
Nation News

OVER THE LAST TWO WEEKS, I was under almost constant attack from kidney stones. If you have ever suffered from that condition, you would know that those attacks are not a Sunday evening walk in the...

Crooks faking licence discs
Nation News

SOME MOTORISTS are finding different ways to flout the law. Police say they have seen an increase in motorists’ disregard for having proper articles of registration for their vehicles.  Sergeant...

‘Untouchable’ cybercrime
Nation News

LOCAL POLICE investigators are reaching into cyberspace but are finding it difficult to take a byte out of some of the alleged crimes being committed. Amid complaints from Barbadians that they have...

UPDATE: Death on the ABC Highway
Nation News

A WOMAN, said to be in her 60s, is the first road fatality for 2016. According to reports, the woman was struck and killed by a white car just after 9:30 p.m. while trying to cross the ABC Highway...

Leicester are for real, five point clear in Premier League
Nation News

LONDON – Leicester City’s unlikely assault on a first Premier League football itle gathered momentum with a ruthless 3-1 demolition of Manchester City helping them storm five points clear at the top on...

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