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Three arrested in connection with marijuana find

At about 17:30 hrs  yesterday Saturday July 13, ranks of a police mobile patrol stopped and searched a mini-bus at Ithaca, WBB, during which...

Tuschen man dies in motorcycle accident

The police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at about 17:15h yesterday, Saturday July 13 on the Parika Public Road, East Bank Essequibo. Dead...

Truck driver dies in Rupununi accident

A 23 – year – old truck driver died on Friday, July 12, following an accident in South Rupununi. iNews was informed that Dwayne Williams...

Update: Four persons found in Cuyuni River mishap

According to the Police, the four persons who were missing after a boat capsized in the vicinity of Matouk Falls, Cuyuni River have been...

Police on the hunt for alleged murderer

The police are on the hunt for a man, who is the main suspect in the murder of 24 – year – old Kevin...

Man accidentally shoots self in the buttocks

The police are investigating reports that at about 22:45h last night, Friday July 12, licensed firearm holder Tyrone Lewis, 23 years, of Bartica, was...

Brazilians caught with Shotgun

The police have reported that at about 22:10h last night ranks of a police patrol challenged two Brazilian Nationals who were seen walking...

Homeless man killed in hit and run

A homeless man, who appeared to be in his late 40s was moments ago killed in a hit and run accident on Homestretch Avenue,...

Man charged with assault granted $20,000 bail

Lennox Anthonio was placed on $20,000 bail when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore to answer the charge of assault. Anthonio of Georgetown pleaded not...

Agricola resident accused of assaulting ‘child mother’

Thirty - five - year old Edwin Amsterdam of 79 Brutus Street, Agricola East Bank Demerara appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azor charged with two...

Recent Articles

Over 13 drivers detained for traffic offences

Over 13 drivers were recently detained for committing various traffic offences, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) said. On November 11, 2019 between 17:50hrs and 20:00hrs,...

Logos Hope returns to Georgetown in December

The world’s largest floating bookfair, Logos Hope is set to return to Guyana in just two weeks, after a successful run back in 2017...

Youth gets 9 months jail for breaking and entering house

Twenty-year-old Rollox Williams appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday and admitted to breaking into a home. Williams appeared before Principle Magistrate Faith McGusty,...

Gender based violence increasing in Guyana, T&T and Jamaica – UN

A senior United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) official Wednesday said that there's a growing problem of gender based violence in Guyana, Jamaica...

GTT launches Christmas promotion

The Guyana Telephone Telegraph Company (GTT) has launched its 'Biggest Christmas Ever' promotion which will end with a Game Show on December 21, 2019. The...

$70,000 new minimum wage for public servants

Finance Minister Winston Jordan has announced $70,000 as the new public sector minimum wage. He also announced that the retroactive salary increase from January this...

1 feared dead after boat capsizes along Mazaruni River

A man is feared dead after he went missing when a boat capsized along the Mazaruni River, in the vicinity of Topoco Falls. The incident...

Albouystown man to face High Court trial for shooting dog food vendor

An Albouystown, Georgetown man was on Tuesday committed to stand trial in the High Court after a prima facie case was made out against...

Wanted man turns self in

Ravindra Punwasie, 36, of Lot 12 Palmyra Street, East Canje has turned himself in to the police. The Guyana Police Force (GPF) had recently issued...

Claims and Objections exercise: PPP claims ‘thousands of false objections’ made in Region 5

As the objections component of Claims and Objections has ended, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is raising concerns over the thousands of objections made...