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Daily Archives: Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:23

Govt to order Financial Intelligence Unit to report on its work

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:23 by Denis Chabrol Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Basil Williams wants the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) to tell him what it has been doing to counter money laundering and the financing of terrorism. “The FIU would now have to put in writing to this government what are the requirements that ...

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Three killed, three injured in brawl

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:16 by Denis Chabrol Two persons were killed and three others injured in a brawl involving cutlasses and knives at a bar at Manchester Village , Corentyne, police said. Dead are Mark Simon, 28 years, of Liverpool, Corentyne and Kempton Gray, 23 years, of Alness, Corentyne as a result of injuries. They were ...

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Crime Chief explains delay in Westford alleged fraud matter

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 22:58 by Denis Chabrol The Head of the Criminal Investigations Department, Wendell Blanhum on Monday explained the reason behind the prolonged delay in deciding whether former Public Service Minister Dr. Jennifer Westford would be charged with allegedly defrauding government of millions of dollars. Westford’s then Principal Personnel Officer, Margaret Cummings, is also the ...

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Put police promotions on hold- Rohee

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:10 by Denis Chabrol General Secretary of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) Clement Rohee wants the impending promotions of several officers within the Guyana Police Force (GPF) be placed on hold. Rohee at a Monday morning press conference berated the manner in which the police force is currently being directed by politicians and ...

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High-tech disruption of “national infrastructure” to be made illegal

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:09 by Denis Chabrol The illegal access to computers, disruption of critical national infrastructure and the unauthorized sharing of computer data are to soon become offences punishable by hefty fines and long jail terms. “A person who, intentionally and without lawful excuse or justification, obtains for himself or another person, computer data which ...

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Cyber Crime Bill seeks to outlaw cyber-bullying; protect reputation, privacy

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:08 by Denis Chabrol The Cyber Crime Act will also outlaw the use of computers to coerce, intimidate or harass another person with intent to cause emotional distress or cyber-bully, intentionally or recklessly, another person. The law defines “cyberbully” as the use of a computer system repeatedly or continuously to convey information which ...

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Cyber Crime law to prohibit child porn, sharing of nude images

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 22:37 by Denis Chabrol Persons using computers to engage in child pornography or the sharing nude images of others could be jailed and fined if found guilty under the Cyber Crime Bill when it becomes law. “A person who uses a computer system to arrange a meeting with a child with the intent ...

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Phone vendor shot

Last Updated on Monday, 28 December 2015, 23:04 by Denis Chabrol A phone credit vendor was Boxing Night shot several times near the Vendors’ Arcade, Georgetown. Police identified the injured man as 29-year old Keron Herbert. The eyewitness said the incident did not appear to be a robbery but more like a planned hit. Police said Herbert was shot to ...

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