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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

De Kendren man dies in hit and run accident

  - The police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at about 22:15h on Sunday May 11, at De Kendren Public Road, West...

Overseas Experts to carry out forensic checks on Waini Drug Sub

  By Kurt Campbell – Head of the Customs Anti –Narcotics Unit (CANU), James Singh has informed that experts from overseas will be carrying out...

6 – Year – old killed by speeding car

- A boy is now dead after he was struck down by a speeding car along Freeman Street, East La Penitence, Georgetown on...

Police Force says gun amnesty program ‘a huge success’

- The Guyana Police Force, in a response to one of the daily newspapers, has defended the Firearm Amnesty Programme; rejecting any assertion...

Ex – Police Officer granted bail in $7M fraud case

- A Former Police Officer was today granted $500,000 bail by Magistrate Ann McLennan after he allegedly stole over $7M from the Guyana...

Wife finds husband dead; son suspected to be killer

– Esther Reid returned home from Church on Saturday, October 24, 2015 only to find her 82 – year – old husband lying...

Vryheid’s Lust waitress shot during robbery attack

About 2245h. last night, Friday May 27, 2016, police say waitress Onica Luke, 16 years, of Vryheid’s Lust, ECD, was working at the Lucky...

Soldiers shot at Training Camp

  – The Guyana Defence Force has confirmed that two of its ranks were accidentally shot on Sunday, May 18. According to the GDF, at...

Bible college student slapped with rape charge; granted $200,000 bail

A student of the Bible College was, earlier today (Monday), ordered to make his appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after being arraigned on...

Guyanese, Venezuelans charged with illegal entry

- Eight persons were fined $30,000 each or an alternative of three months in jail for entering Guyana illegally. Forty - two -year old...

Recent Articles

Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...

Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ sentenced to life in prison

(BBC) A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years. Guzmán, 62, was found guilty...

Tennessee Police Warn Of ‘Meth Gators’ Because Of Drugs Flushed Down The Toilet

(CNN) A Tennessee police department is warning residents to stop flushing drugs down their toilet and sinks out of fear they could create "meth...

Coach says fitness a priority as Guyana U-19 training camp commences

By Brandon Corlette With the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-19 tournament looming, the Guyana U-19 team began their training camp on Monday last with...

95 persons die from snakebite in five years

An estimated 95 persons have died over a five year period as a result of being bitten by venomous snakes, the Ministry of Public...