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Berbice businessman gunned down, wife critical

– Berbice businessman, 34 – year – old Divendra Deodat, was shot to death on Monday night (October 7) in his house at...

Update: Sparendaam youth gunned down by suspected gang member

By Kurt Campbell - Twenty two year old Michael Julian Hamilton was gunned down two corners from his 218 Sparendaam Housing Scheme, East Cost...

Handyman shot during armed robbery at electronic store

– A handyman employed at Whizz Electronic Store, Alexander Street, Kitty was shot in his leg on Monday during an armed robbery. According...

Black Bush Polder resident beaten to death

- The police are investigating the murder of 50 – year – old Jewanlall Deonarine called ‘Bingle’, of Lot 122 Lesbeholden South, Black...

Alleged robber shot by police in front KFC

– An Albouystown resident was shot in his left thigh by ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Saturday October 5 as he...

No info from Venezuela as yet on father, son execution – Crime Chief

– Crime Chief Seelall Persaud has revealed that no information has been forthcoming from the Venezuelan authorities as it relates to the execution...

Firefighters contain blaze at UG

– The University of Guyana (UG) was forced to solicit the help of the Guyana Fire Service to contain a bush fire...

SWAT team will not be like the ‘black clothes’ – Brumell

– Police Commissioner, Leroy Brumell has given his assurance that the Guyana SWAT team will not be like the dreaded ‘black clothes’. When questioned...

“My dream has become a reality” – Brumell confirmed as Police Commissioner

– President Donald Ramotar today officially swore in Leroy Brumell as Commissioner of Police, confirming him in the position. Brumell has been acting...

Most fires occur due to unattended children – Home Affairs Minister

– As the Guyana Fire Service observes Fire Prevention Week, it has been revealed that the cause of most fires stem from carelessness,...

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...