Daily Archives: Thursday, 25 February 2016, 20:56

BREAKING: Bandit shot dead by accomplice

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 February 2016, 21:20 by Denis Chabrol A bandit was Thursday night shot dead by his accomplice while during a robbery at a GuyOil gas station at Hopetown, West Coast Berbice. The incident occurred shortly after 8 PM. Sources said one of the bandits fired a shot to scare persons, but instead the bullet struck his accomplice. ...

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Cops seeking extradition of Aeshwar Deonarine from Canada

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 February 2016, 18:57 by Police Officials have confirmed that wanted former Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Deputy Chief Executive Officer Aeshwar Deonarine is in Canada and plans are in place to seek his extradition to Guyana. Deonarine is wanted by the police in connection with the fraudulent obtaining of some 27.8M of GPL’s money by ...

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Woman admits to killing her child

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 February 2016, 18:26 by Denis Chabrol A woman admitted to strangling her child, three days after initially telling investigators that the lad had fallen from a tree and eventually died, police said. Investigators said that on February 21, 2016, the police received a report from a woman that her eight-year-old son Emanuel King, of Parfait ...

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UNASUR invites President Granger to join South American Defence Council – to speak on security, defence of small nations

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 February 2016, 18:08 by Denis Chabrol Secretary-General of the Union of South American States (UNASUR), Mr Ernesto Samper Thursday invited President David Granger to join the South American Defence Council and to speak on the issues of Security and Defence in relation to small States and the Caribbean. During the meeting, which was held at ...

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SOCU funding coming – Granger

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 February 2016, 13:04 by With criticism about the lack of resources for the Special and Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) surfacing, President David Granger has assured that better days are ahead for the unit as funding as allocated in the 2016 Budget has been approved. On Wednesday, UK expert Sam Sittlington said that the lack of ...

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Granger touts community policing as ideal crime prevention method

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 February 2016, 12:43 by   President David Granger has advanced appeals for the Guyana Police Force (GPF) to look to strengthen its ties with communities and forge community policing groups as a way of preventing crime. The President, giving remarks at the annual Police Officers Annual Conference declared that for the Police to win the ...

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