McCarthy burns UTT in All Sectors netball
Trinidad Guardian

Jameela McCarthy produced 33 goals from 42 attempts to help Fire defeat the University of T&T (UTT) 39-31 in the Premiership Division of the Courts All Sectors Netball League on Saturday evening at the Maloney Indoor...

US tells Caribbean to seriously tackle money laundering
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The United States Ambassador to Guyana Perry Holloway yesterday urged Caribbean countries to seriously tackle the issue of money laundering in the region.Addressing the Caribbean Financial...

“Decriminalise suicide, it’s a cry for help”
Kaieteur News

  – NGO urges Although an attempt at suicide, from a mental health perspective, is a plea for help, it is at the same time a criminal act that could attract a two-year prison sentence. It is for this reason that...

Call for Caricom to give ganja green light '
Jamaica Observer

OCHO RIOS, St Ann — “Hey, Indian, yuh want some high grade?”

Caricom: The people say 'legalise it'
Jamaica Observer

Across the Caribbean the strongest view expressed about cannabis is that it ought to be decriminalised or legalised, says head of Caricom's Regional Commission on Marijuana, Professor Rose-Marie Belle Antoine.

UWI Research Days tackles Zika, pollution and crime
Jamaica Observer

The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) have again urged businesses to utilise evidence from research to build and grow their markets.

NGO advocates for introduction of Sex Offenders Registry
Kaieteur News

Calls are being made for the establishment of a Sexual Offenders Registry. Essentially a Sex Offenders Registry is a system in various countries designed to allow government authorities to keep track of the activities of...

Tarrus Riley heads to UWI - 'Singy-Singy' to discuss crime at special lecture
Jamaica Gleaner

Singy-Singy, Tarrus Riley, is set to walk into the hallowed halls of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, next Friday, to discuss the culture of violence in Jamaica.Riley is slated to speak on the topic: The...

“EU’s assistance crucial… to sustainable development” – CARICOM/CARIFORUM SG
Dominica News Online

CARICOM and CARIFORUM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, in his remarks at the launch of the Tenth EDF CARIFORUM Crime and Security Programme, on 17 January 2017, in Barbados, pointed to the “strength of...

Bahamas to roll out new anti-crime strategy
Jamaica Observer

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) — The Bahamas, which is among several Caribbean countries struggling with a spike in crime, says it will, in the coming months, roll out new policies and strategies to deal with the security...

Multi-million dollar crime, security programme launched for the C'bean
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The multi-million dollar Caribbean Forum (CARIFORUM) Crime and Security Programme was launched here on Wednesday amidst concerns that Caribbean countries with relatively small populations...

CARIFORUM to launch 10th EDF on Crime and Security in Caribbean
Dominica News Online

Cooperation to beat back the scourge of crime and violence in the Caribbean will advance further when 10th European Development Fund CARIFORUM Crime and Security Cooperation Programme is launched on 17 January 2018, in...

The wedded bliss between illegal guns trade and high murder rate
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica, the Caribbean and Latin America are experiencing a crisis in murders. Murders in Jamaica for 2017 were the second-highest in recorded history — surpassed only by 2009 when we recorded 1683. Based on...

Philadelphia customs agents bag largest cocaine load from the Caribbean in 10 years
Montserrat Reporter

 by STAFF WRITER PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 9, CMC – The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says officers from the Area Port of Philadelphia have seized the largest local cocaine load in 10 years...

McCarthy, Blugh burn ASNL nets
Trinidad Guardian

Fire Service’s Jameela Mc Carthy and University of T&T’s Aquila Blugh were both efficient with their shooting to lead their respective clubs to victories in the Premier Division of the 28th edition of the...

Let's count blessings, not bodies
Jamaica Observer

We stepped into 2018 relatively unscathed by the terrible hurricanes which mercilessly pummelled some of our Caribbean neighbours. A tsunami scare on Tuesday lasted only a few hours. However, instead of counting our...

Bahamas contemplates decriminalising marijuana
Jamaica Observer

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) – A movement is building in the Bahamas to decriminalise marijuana.This follows a town hall meeting held here by the Caribbean Community (Caricom) Regional Commission on Marijuana last week.The...

Red Force loss could be Leewards’ gain
Trinidad Guardian

The T&T Red Force selectors have decided to go without Darren Bravo for the Regional Super50 and according to reports, the Leewards are moving to engage the talented left-handed batsman. Guardian Media Sports...

Weekly Round-up: Tsunami scare … Level 2 US advisory for Ja ... Cops kill 5 in 2 days
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaicans were on edge Tuesday night after one of the strongest earthquakes to hit the Caribbean in modern times struck off the coast of Honduras, setting off tsunami warnings for several...

Bahamas mulls decriminalising marijuana
Jamaica Gleaner

NASSAU,  Bahamas (CMC): A movement is building in the Bahamas to decriminalise marijuana. This follows a town-hall meeting held there by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Regional Commission on Marijuana last week....

Bahamas contemplates decriminalising marijuana
Jamaica Observer

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) — A movement is building in the Bahamas to decriminalise marijuana.This follows a town hall meeting held here  by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Regional Commission on Marijuana last...

Caribbean-American legislator arrested for protesting detention of Trinidadian community leader
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — A Caribbean-American legislator was arrested in New York on Thursday while protesting the detention of Trinidadian community leader Ravi Ragbir.“Many people were taken away by law...

US agents target convenience stores to nab illegal Caribbean nationals
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC, USA (CMC) — US Federal immigration agents on Wednesday arrested several undocumented workers when they descended on dozens of convenience stores across the country, targeting illegal Caribbean and...

Caricom should ‘free-up’ the herb
Antigua Observer

Given the global push to decriminalise marijuana, the prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne, is saying that CARICOM countries should consider doing the same, looking at the laws of developed countries to...

Cricket mourns former patron Max Richards
Trinidad Guardian

The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) has joined the rest of the national community in mourning the passing of former president of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago George Maxwell Richards. By virtue of holding...

Two men given life sentences for murder at Caribbean carnival in Boston
Jamaica Observer

BOSTON, United States (CMC) — Two men convicted in the shooting death of an innocent bystander at a 2014 Caribbean Carnival in Boston's Dorchester neighbourhood have been sentenced to life in prison.Keith Williams,...

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