Category: Ministry of Home Affairs

Leguan CPG revamped to aid crime fight

Leguan CPG revamped to aid crime fight

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- December 2, 2020

The Leguan Community Policing Group (CPG) has been revamped to build a safer community in keeping with the mandate given ... Read More

Waterloo CPG creates women’s arm

Waterloo CPG creates women’s arm

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 29, 2020

- to empower women Fifteen women have formed a women’s arm to the Waterloo Community Policing Group (CPG) in Mahaica-Berbice ... Read More

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 29, 2020

- to improve migrants’ experience The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Guyana is partnering with the Government to improve migrants’ ... Read More

Min. Benn hands over boat to Leguan/Wakenaam CPG

Min. Benn hands over boat to Leguan/Wakenaam CPG

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 28, 2020

Minister of Home Affairs Hon. Robeson Benn today handed over a boat to the Wakenaam and Leguan Community Policing Group ... Read More

Ministry of Home Affairs Press Release

Ministry of Home Affairs Press Release

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 28, 2020

The Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn has been briefed by the Director of Prisons, Mr. Gladwin Samuels regarding ... Read More

Works underway to ease Lusignan Prison overcrowding

Works underway to ease Lusignan Prison overcrowding

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 25, 2020

Rehabilitation works have started at the Lusignan Prison to provide adequate spacing for inmates in light of the COVID-19 preventative ... Read More

100 police officers to receive forensic training

100 police officers to receive forensic training

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 24, 2020

One hundred police officers will be trained to achieve internationally recognised standards in evidence collection, and increased awareness in standards ... Read More

‘Don’t drink and drive!’

‘Don’t drink and drive!’

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 23, 2020

– Minister Benn at Road Safety Week launch Impaired drivers are the main contributors to the 37 per cent increase ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.